Posts tagged ‘bizarre tattoos’

Bizarre Tattoos and Implants: Here to Stay?

I decided to cover a little more in depth the new trend for bizarre tattoos, dermal implants and piercings. I found a video of a guy being interviewed about all of his unusual body modifications and found it very interesting. Here is the short video:

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Now I am not showing these to piss anyone off, really, I’m not. I am a firm believer in live and let live and if it ain’t hurting me or anyone else and you like it, then go for it. I am just showing extremes. These are people that for some reason only known to them and probably a close knit group of friends, have decided to go beyond accepted standards and by doing so, have made sure that they will stand out in today’s society.

My main question is how do any of these people make a living? If having one tattoo that shows might not let you be employed, how can these individuals ever hold down a regular 9-5 job? What are the day to day consequences of their decisions to stand out so completely? How do the average “normal” people react when encountering someone that looks like this and how do these individuals cope with those reactions?

Personally, I would love to spend a day with just one of them to see what the world in general thinks and treats them. I believe it would be a very eye opening day.

Just remember that these are human beings just like you and me, just with a stranger standard of what is an acceptable appearance. Excessive tattoos or piercings does not make them a bad person, just maybe a bit misguided.

Extreme even for the extreme??

Extreme even for the extreme??

How do you go back from this without surgery?

How do you go back from this without surgery?

I hope this is a joke and not real!  Child abuse anyone?

I hope this is a joke and not real! Child abuse anyone?

you don't see many women going to these extremes

you don't see many women going to these extremes

another one you can never change your mind without surgey

another one you can never change your mind on without surgey

Let’s finish up with some stand up comedy about the trend of body piercing and travel. He is PG13 with swear words bleeped.

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Tattoos I Wouldn’t Get

Everyone has their own ideas of what looks good and what they like and when it comes to tattoos, you see everything from great art, unique designs and sometimes the bizarre and the WTF? were they thinking. These are some of the unusual, at least in my opinion, that I have found that were examples of people taking their obsessions to the extreme of placing them on their skins. Now I like butterflies, flowers and fairies and I think I would only go with a portrait of a family member if I was going to go that route. Some people go a bit more extreme.

I’m the first one to say “to each their own,” so I hope they all are really happy with these tats since they will have them for life and God Bless ‘Em, they’ve got guts to go for the glory of showing off what they like for the whole world to see. I should hope to be that brave some day.
Check it out…

At leat his daughter is before Star Wars 😉

Makes me think of a scene from Hannibal Lector which follows where he eats part of a human brain, DO NOT WATCH IF YOU ARE SQUEAMISH as it is rather gross and gory. PG-13

Must Love Koi. Details good but, damn that’s a freaking BIG fish!

Patrick Swayze as a centaur? Okay, bizarre…..

I can’t say anything about this one except…..oh my….

Now this one is funny. At least the guy’s got a sense of humor but if I were a guy, I don’t know if I would have the stones to pull this off.