I can’t think of SNL in the same way now


The mythology of Saturday Night Live is undeniable. I haven’t watched a complete episode in the years (due to lack of cable), but I recognize the memorable performances and sketches throughtout the years (I haven’t ruled out getting a More Cowbell tattoo someday). However, after listening to Harry Shearer’s episode on WTF, I now realize […]

Memoirs of the Flesh: Survivor Tattoos


Originally posted on RiotGrrlGeek:
Why do people get tattooed? The answers to that simple question warrant several blog posts, so I’ll keep it short. Some people just love the look and feel of body modifications. They appreciate the skill that goes into making a piece of art on flesh. They love the feel of metal…

A Treasure Trove of Antique Tattoo Flash is Found in Corpus Christi


Originally posted on TAM Blog:
By Craig Hlavaty Source: http://www.blog.chron.com Long before tattoos were the subject of reality show after reality show and people like Justin Bieber sported ink, tattoos were the milieu of sailors, soldiers, Marines, and maybe circus folk. This weekend, Peveto Art Gallery will display 20 sheets of historic tattoo flash art that were…

Dutch Entrepreneur to Preserve Tattoos of the Dead


Originally posted on TAM Blog:
What are your thoughts on this…? We’d love to hear your comments. Nicki/TAM  Seeded by Carloz http://www.carloz.newsvine.com When Floris Hirschfeld’s mother died two years ago, he had her portrait tattooed on his back to honor her memory. One day he hopes the image, skin and all, will adorn the wall…