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I Hate Tattoos

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    You Can't Redecorate Your Body Once Permanently Decorated.

    I don't find tattoos attractive on a woman at all. Rather it seems a violation of their natural beauty. I have none because I can't imagine any image I'd want tattooed on my body FOREVER. Ever see an old skin sagging man or woman with tattoos? NOT a  pretty sight. I...
    zillaron zillaron 51-55, M 8 Responses Nov 16, 2009

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    Tattoos Are Tacky

    I think the idea of a tattoo is realistic. I can understand someone wanting to put a tattoo on their body that means something to them.  But......that is why they make temporary tats or Henna tattoos. Because today you may really be into the environment, marijuanna or the Nazi...
    BelindaJoy BelindaJoy 46-50, F 3 Responses Feb 27, 2012

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    I Hate Tattoos - Especially On Teen Girls...

    Why? I have found it is because teenage girls are of the OPINION (mistakenly) that tattoos are "pretty," "cute," "meaningful," "powerful," "hot," or "sexy!"Well, in my opinion it is barbaric form of self torture, thoughtless selfishness, and a pagan practice that I know some...
    jamdeeder jamdeeder 36-40 12 Responses Jan 12, 2011

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    Arg

    while i don't hate tattoos as much as some people do, i do get very annoyed with people's attitudes about them. it is so silly when people get all bent out of shape because they think they are being discriminated against.    i think you definately have a right to...
    HadleyBlues HadleyBlues 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 31, 2010

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    You Hate Tattoos .. So Should I Or Shouldn't I ?

    I'm sitting on the fence , I happen to like tattoos (to an extent) , but this excludes when it's on a womans lower back (tramp-stamp) also on obese people and arm tattoos on woman - there are probably more .I happen to be an adrenaline junkie , I've jumped out of a plane...
    Funkay Funkay 26-30 5 Responses Dec 28, 2010

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    I Don't Hate The People, But...

    There are so many people with tattoos that it's refreshing to see someone who DOESN'T have one. Maybe later tattoo-free will be the next big rebellious thing to become. I hate the ones that get it and then are annoyed whenever someone starts a conversation with them about the...
    mimiw mimiw 22-25, F 9 Responses Jul 26, 2012

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    GetMePress GetMePress 18-21 Aug 3, 2012

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    They Ruin the Natural Beauty

    I believe tattoos ruin the natural lines of a woman's body.  For some reason, they just turn me off.
    yesindeedybob yesindeedybob 51-55, M 10 Responses Feb 5, 2008

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    Why Tattoos Are Dirty

    When I was at school we had to use fountain pens instead of ballpoints, to learn good handwriting. So, of course, our fingers got dirty with ink. So we cleaned our hands by scrubbing off the ink. Now, we have tattoo artists who force ink under the skin so it can never be washed...
    Rossall Rossall 61-65, M 2 Responses Apr 15, 2011

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    I Hate My Tattoos!!

    So at age 15, when i was visiting family in Colombia, i got my first tattoo, now im 22 and im coverd. But wait!!! I love tattooes!! But my neck chest sleeve i hate on me, i feel like crap, i look in the mirror and i see trash, a complicated confusion freakk!! Im am attractive...
    lveu90 lveu90 22-25, F 1 Response Jan 14, 2013

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    My Story Is A Long And Complicated One.

    okay tattoos and peiceings borther me alot and here is why and there may be even more issues but its like this it could be the fact that i secrectly do want one but cant get one because i have no money,i am scared of being judged for getting one, i am scared i really do not...
    brendhanbb brendhanbb 22-25, M 4 Responses May 29, 2012

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    Tattoos On Women Are The Biggest Turnoff To Me

     Tattoos growing up were always representative of the lowest of society the criminals the prostitutes and gang members ect.  I always hated them. It seems as this countries values decline it is fitting that we no longer attract the best and the brightest and the...
    Bob239 Bob239 41-45, M 102 Responses Oct 18, 2009

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    I'm In Love With Someone Who Loves Tattoos.

    I'm in a wonderful relationship with a beautiful girl.  Her and I have really officially been a couple for several months but we've known each other as fairly close friends for nearly 6 years.  I went into this knowing that she will gradually cover her entire body with...
    spoe spoe 26-30, M 5 Responses Sep 14, 2009

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    Useless Stuff

    I hate them and I would never go deep in a relationship with someone who have them, I cant even pronounce the word, it sounds evil for me and I have a husband with one, he would have to remove that, if he wanted to get a family with me.
    istteffanny istteffanny 22-25, F 7 Responses Mar 6, 2012

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    I like the look of some tattoos

    but would I get one no
    boyracer19941 boyracer19941 18-21, M Mar 7

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    Tattooed Bufferillas Make My Life Hell

    I live in Australia, a place where the English used to dump their convicts. I think this may explain why people without tattoos are discriminated against. In public libraries I am constantly being hassled by bufferilla tattood library staff, though this may be because I have a...
    HappyFriend HappyFriend 46-50, M 3 Responses Nov 16, 2009

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    I don't hate all tattoos,

    some people really do suit them and they look great! However, I am very against women with tattoos( a little sexist I know), I think they look trashy and not elegant on females. Women with tattoos look as though they're trying to be men rather than what they are. Perhaps it's...
    Lunarflowerrr Lunarflowerrr 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 11

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    Tattoos Are...disgusting.

    It's so hard to find an honest person who empathizes with me. The tiniest trace of permanent ink on someone's body makes me cringe. It's even worse seeing them on the obese. With me, there is absolutely no exception when it comes to tattoos (save religious reasons.) I will hate...
    PaulDoe PaulDoe 18-21, M 39 Responses Jun 26, 2009

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    Deeply Repulsed

    I am an extremely open minded person except when it comes to tattoos and piercings, In that regards I am a real judgmental, close-minded zealot. I am now on the verge of losing my best friend because he wants a tattoo and I, being a Nazi in that regards told him to get one but...
    merim10 merim10 18-21, M 1 Response Jul 17, 2013

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    Right. Let's clarify this once

    and for all. I love some tattoos and hate others. I love.. the concept of tattoos. I love artistic and unique tattoos. Those dazzlingly intricate ones. I love tattoos that have meaning. To commemorate an event or loved one. Or as in my case, for spirituality. Sadly nowadays, I...
    AssassinHellfire AssassinHellfire 18-21 1 Response Jan 29

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    Greetings

    I stumbled across this experience and found myself drawn to reading the stories. It didn't take long for me to realize that I had stumbled into an area I wasn't looking for. I think that if you choose to dislike tattoos, it's fine with me, everyone is entitled to their own...
    Pann88 Pann88 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 31, 2013

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    Tattoos And Law Courts Not to Mix

    its like tattoos and politicians don't mix... or medicine you known. I am never gonna like tattoos and that is all I can say I hate these large ear-rings and anything that de-faces the human body from its true beauty ... I even wear very little make up now days and only use...
    czaristacrystals czaristacrystals 36-40, F 2 Responses Jun 10, 2012

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    I Hate Tattoos

    I hate tattoos, I hate the "my body is a canvas and this is how I express myself" mentality, I think they look so cheap and trashy and anybody can go to some sleazy tattoo parlor and get the same t-shirt flash art everyone else has tattooed onto them if they've got 40 bucks and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 16, 2013

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    Look! I Have a Tattoo!

    Well excuse me but a tattoo is nothing more then a form of self mutilation. It does not make you prettier. On the contrary it makes you more ugly. I know it's really really old and people have been doing it for ages but for me it's a sign of a person with a loose wire in their...
    YayYay YayYay 36-40, M 5 Responses Apr 17, 2008

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    I Thought I Liked A Girl!

    I thought that I liked a girl at first. I mean everything was great about her except her tattos were very visible and I stated thinking to myself about time. I wouldn't consider myself shallow by any means. In fact I am very open, but people change with time and I would not like...
    nels192001 nels192001 26-30, M 5 Responses May 22, 2010

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    Tattoos Are Graffiti

    Do you like graffiti? You see fences, building walls, subways, ect defaced with paint. Where do you find graffiti? Do you like looking at graffiti on the walls, fences, and areas around where you live? Do you avoid going into those areas? If you don't then why put them on your...
    ese1hombre ese1hombre 56-60, M 5 Responses Sep 21, 2013

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    Tattoo Fears

    OK, I'm not afraid of tattoos, but I have afraid of how you get them. See, my mom has two tattoos and my father has one. Almost everyone I know has a tattoo, except me. And to be honest, I have no problem with that at all. When my mom went to get her second tattoo (a Winni The...
    lanacat lanacat 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 6, 2012

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    Tats Are Ugly.

    They are a mark of the devil. They make people look like trash. Especially women with tats are ugly. Its a waste of money and just think every dime someone spends on tats they could have a new car or house or kids food or even a new boob job besides the tats
    kinkyjunebug13185 kinkyjunebug13185 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 29, 2013

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    I Miss the Pre-Tattoo Era

    I might be older than some of you here. I'm in my early 40s. I have fond memories of when nobody had tattoos except for bikers, sailors, and criminals. I constantly think back to how nice it was in the 1970s and 80s when the women were pretty and non-tattooed. I took...
    Cleancut Cleancut 41-45 41 Responses Apr 12, 2009

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    Tattoos On Women Are Such a Turn Off!

    I can't believe the garbage that I see going on today. I blame the liberal/feminist movement for all of the screwed up generation X ers I hear about on a daily basis. Here are my complaints in order: 1).  Affirmative action does the most damage to our country's...
    TatsSuck TatsSuck 26-30 13 Responses Jul 13, 2008

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    Not My Like

    I do not like the defacement of the human body with tattoosI think they look very unattractive. as does piercings like nose, belly or other parts other than ears (and I only like 1 per ear)I think tattoos are vulgar
    WhisperX WhisperX 41-45, F 4 Responses Dec 12, 2011

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    My Body Is A Temple

    Here is why I hate tattoos: It is your skin and it probably RUINS your skin It hurts probably They ALWAYS look ugly It is FOREVER there Your body is a temple Though here is not a lot of reasons, the ones I have are important.  Take my word and leave your temple clean, or...
    Naliruns Naliruns 18-21, F 4 Responses Dec 10, 2010

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    Only To A Certain Extent

    I am not completely against them, nor will I ever be. I have two tattoo's right now, one which is the date of my mom's death and the other which is a little sillier but still holds meaning to me. The tattoo's I can't stand are the ones where they get them intentionally to gross...
    DemonVampire180 DemonVampire180 18-21, F May 23, 2012

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    It's not that they're terrible people, I just don't like them. My sister is scum, fat, herpes infested, and takes alot alot of prescription pills, uppers, downers, the whole...
    learntoswim learntoswim 22-25, F 2 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    I hate her! That was beforeeee but now it lessened. You see, we're half sisters. We have different fathers so maybe that's why she hates me and kept bullying me when I was a kid...
    mrmshkh mrmshkh 18-21, F Jul 4

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    HELP!! I have four tattoos and I hate two of them. I got them all in the span of two years, after I went through something traumatic. I was doing a bunch of crazy things. The one...
    kbeary kbeary 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 28

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    One thing I hate about having darker skin. You're choice of color is limited when you get tattoos. :/ And I've always wanted something with a whole slew of color.
    XxVivaLaBellaxX XxVivaLaBellaxX 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 10

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    uggg talk about sexy !!! the more tattoos the better !! I want soo bad to get one, an I love men with tattoos its a turn on and when they are sentimental its sweet. im ok with...
    Yungbug Yungbug 18-21, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    I love guys with tattoos idk why but it's just so attractive and sexy. A guy that's tall good or ok body tattoos and curly hair big thumbs up to me lol😍😍😍😍
    WoundedDreamer WoundedDreamer 16-17, F Jun 29

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    Tattoos are so insanely attractive, and piercings. If he's got tattoos, both his ears pierced or a lip ring I'm dead 😍😵
    SecondStars SecondStars 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    My tattoos are my journey in life, you can read my body as a book, every time I've hit rock bottom the needle has put me back on the path I was on. They are an extension of myself...
    angelwithdirtywings angelwithdirtywings 26-30, F Jun 30

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    I love my tattoos & love tattoos in general. Love how our bodies are canvas boards for art.
    thatkidsmitty thatkidsmitty 18-21, M Jul 1

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    He has little tattoos all over and I love to play with them. They all have a story, a reason. He is sweet and reserved but the tattoos remind me he wasn't always this way. I kind...
    Diabo1ique Diabo1ique 70+ Jul 1

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    is it because of my long hair, tattoos, and the fact that I don't care? (no tattoos on me yet, but soon! and I really love that lyric)
    nornorrr nornorrr 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Something about tattoos make a person ten times hotter to me 😍 I also wanna get tattoos. One on my upper thigh saying "sex, love, and pain"
    cuteshyginger cuteshyginger 16-17, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have always kept them somewhat of a secret, due to what I thought was respect for my parents, and finally, 7 years after my first tattoo, I wore a bikini in front of them. I had...
    RMDk RMDk 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    I hate my legs. Always have, probably always will. They look so fatty, especially on the back of my thighs. They're so pale, no matter how much sun they get, it doesn't tan. They...
    Brookeross521 Brookeross521 13-15 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    When it gets dark and my world seems to stand still my mind races. I think of all the things I have tried not to think of during the day and there's no more distractions to get rid...
    OverusedSlogan OverusedSlogan 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    I hate it when you mom wakes you up early and says that you need to clean your room that were having guest coming over!! I'm like OMG I feel so special I did not know that we were...
    drs0307 drs0307 16-17, F 2 hrs ago

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    Shame on you EP for allowing such a group to be made... So many people come to EP to get help and support for issues in their life, for EP to support such a blatant hate filled...
    funtobehad35 funtobehad35 36-40, M 2 Responses 45 mins ago

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    I have two. One I don't remember getting as I was in the midst of a depressive episode. The other reminds me of an uninspiring past. I hate them both.
    cattywumpus cattywumpus 41-45, F 2 Responses Jun 23

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