When I was a kid it was weird to see someone with a tattoo. It was an era where people still viewed them as being something wild and rebellious people do. Guys who were soldiers were given a little leeway in having a tattoo, but that was about it. You did not see any women with them. If you did, then they worked in a circus. Plus, you did not see anyone with sleeve tattoos unless they were from a culture where that was considered normal or worked in a traveling freak show. I know that sounds harsh, but it was just how it was back then. It is incredible how much a culture can change over the years.
Now you have tattoo shops all over the place. So many that it kind of reminds me of fast food chains. Continue Reading