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'We're bottom of the pile': Tattoo artists say they shouldn't have to wait until August to reopen
# No Red Lines
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# No Red Lines

'We're bottom of the pile': Tattoo artists say they shouldn't have to wait until August to reopen

May 7th 2020, 6:10 AM 40,529 Views 82 Comments

Like other industries, tattoo artists are pushing to reopen earlier than indicated in the government’s roadmap.

Government finalising guidelines for tattooing and body piercing in Ireland
# Regulations
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# Regulations

Government finalising guidelines for tattooing and body piercing in Ireland

Aug 26th 2019, 6:00 AM 23,611 Views 17 Comments

Currently there are no basic training requirements for staff and no age of consent required.

Yeah so, Ariana Grande got a tattoo that means 'barbeque grill' in Japanese
# 7 Wrongs
# 7 Wrongs

Yeah so, Ariana Grande got a tattoo that means 'barbeque grill' in Japanese

Jan 30th 2019, 11:31 AM 5,696 Views 0 Comments

Awks.

Players asked to cover their tattoos during Rugby World Cup in Japan
# Inked
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# Inked

Players asked to cover their tattoos during Rugby World Cup in Japan

Sep 20th 2018, 5:25 PM 18,392 Views 18 Comments

Tattoos have long been associated with the Yakuza crime syndicates in Japan.

Poll: Do you have a tattoo?
# Lunch Crunch
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# Lunch Crunch

Poll: Do you have a tattoo?

Nov 6th 2017, 12:45 PM 32,737 Views 89 Comments

Give it to us straight. Be honest.

Margot Robbie tattooed the foot of a fan on The Graham Norton Show last night
# Margot Robbie
# Margot Robbie

Margot Robbie tattooed the foot of a fan on The Graham Norton Show last night

Sep 30th 2017, 10:41 AM 8,552 Views 0 Comments

Also featuring last night’s red chair story about an Irish mammy.

'Strong evidence' that tattoo ink can seep into our bodies with toxic elements, say scientists
# Immune System
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# Immune System

'Strong evidence' that tattoo ink can seep into our bodies with toxic elements, say scientists

Sep 16th 2017, 11:00 AM 21,579 Views 32 Comments

Only the tiniest, nano-scale particles made it into the lymph nodes, researchers found.

Someone actually got a Johnny Logan tattoo and it is magnificent
# Douze Points!
# Douze Points!

Someone actually got a Johnny Logan tattoo and it is magnificent

May 7th 2017, 2:14 PM 3,630 Views 2 Comments

The flowing locks. The white suit. It’s all there.

Ryan Reynolds just responded to a fan who got his name tattooed on his arse
# Comic Sans
# Comic Sans

Ryan Reynolds just responded to a fan who got his name tattooed on his arse

Apr 21st 2017, 5:01 PM 10,596 Views 3 Comments

I don’t know what kind of reaction we were expecting.

Temple Bar tattoo parlour defends sprinkler system to deter rough sleepers
# Dublin Ink
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# Dublin Ink

Temple Bar tattoo parlour defends sprinkler system to deter rough sleepers

Dec 8th 2016, 2:09 PM 36,727 Views 42 Comments

The business said its intention was not to cause harm to anyone.

13 tattoos that would definitely make you proud to be Irish
# Ah Lads
# Ah Lads

13 tattoos that would definitely make you proud to be Irish

Oct 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 13,018 Views 1 Comment

Or not. At all.

Ian Dempsey just got a rather large tattoo live on air, all for a wonderful cause
# Iano Inked
# Iano Inked

Ian Dempsey just got a rather large tattoo live on air, all for a wonderful cause

Sep 27th 2016, 11:32 AM 15,591 Views 3 Comments

There’s a starmaaan….

This Kerry woman lost a bet and had to get a Dublin footballer tattooed on her arm
# Up The Dubs
# Up The Dubs

This Kerry woman lost a bet and had to get a Dublin footballer tattooed on her arm

Aug 31st 2016, 3:09 PM 11,838 Views 6 Comments

“Shites, the lot of ye.”

This Leaving Cert student celebrated finishing his English exam with a gas tattoo
# Pauly D
# Pauly D

This Leaving Cert student celebrated finishing his English exam with a gas tattoo

Jun 11th 2016, 2:28 PM 13,173 Views 6 Comments

The only acceptable reaction to your favourite poet appearing on the paper.

"I wrote from anger": This hard-hitting Irish book is about tattoos and tragedy
# Needlework
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# Needlework

"I wrote from anger": This hard-hitting Irish book is about tattoos and tragedy

Mar 20th 2016, 9:15 AM 24,488 Views 19 Comments

We spoke to the author, Deirdre Sullivan.

Zayn Malik got a tattoo on his face and we need to have words with him
# Not The Face
# Not The Face

Zayn Malik got a tattoo on his face and we need to have words with him

Mar 12th 2016, 11:30 AM 10,102 Views 4 Comments

For god’s sake Zayn.

A trans teen's mum updated her tattoo of him in the nicest way
# Good Parenting
# Good Parenting

A trans teen's mum updated her tattoo of him in the nicest way

Dec 14th 2015, 6:51 PM 6,634 Views 5 Comments

The perfect tribute.

Tattoo and piercing guidelines to be introduced to prevent infection in parlours
# Good Hygiene
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# Good Hygiene

Tattoo and piercing guidelines to be introduced to prevent infection in parlours

Dec 5th 2015, 4:00 PM 14,692 Views 45 Comments

The department of health said it wants to ensure high standards as an increasing number of people are choosing to have tattoos and piercings.

People stuck their arms through a hole and let an artist give them 'mystery tattoos'
# Whole Glory
# Whole Glory

People stuck their arms through a hole and let an artist give them 'mystery tattoos'

Nov 19th 2015, 7:42 AM 6,038 Views 3 Comments

They weren’t allowed to see them until he was finished. GULP.

11 tattoos that prove grammar is important
# Many Regrets
# Many Regrets

11 tattoos that prove grammar is important

Sep 26th 2015, 9:30 AM 8,592 Views 5 Comments

Our eyes.

Conor McGregor is running out of space on his torso after getting 2 new tattoos
# Inked Up
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# Inked Up

Conor McGregor is running out of space on his torso after getting 2 new tattoos

Aug 31st 2015, 6:15 PM 9,620 Views 5 Comments

What do you think of his latest pieces?

This girl's tattoo contains a powerful message about mental health
# Save Me
# Save Me

This girl's tattoo contains a powerful message about mental health

Aug 30th 2015, 4:35 PM 8,098 Views 2 Comments

Bekah Miles got her tattoo to encourage people to talk about depression.

Was Ed Sheeran just trolling the world with his massive lion tattoo?
# Lion Eyes
# Lion Eyes

Was Ed Sheeran just trolling the world with his massive lion tattoo?

Aug 26th 2015, 4:04 PM 6,577 Views 0 Comments

Don’t be lion to us, Ed.

Police find severed leg tattooed with the phrase "a good day to die"
# Italy
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# Italy

Police find severed leg tattooed with the phrase "a good day to die"

Aug 12th 2015, 8:20 PM 14,065 Views 11 Comments

The grisly find was made in Rome yesterday.

This is perhaps the greatest Mayo headline that has ever existed
# The Green And Red
# The Green And Red

This is perhaps the greatest Mayo headline that has ever existed

Jun 24th 2015, 2:58 PM 9,281 Views 3 Comments

A tattoo gone VERY wrong.

Would you hire this man? Most Irish bosses wouldn't
# Tattoo You
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# Tattoo You

Would you hire this man? Most Irish bosses wouldn't

Jun 11th 2015, 6:17 AM 27,543 Views 70 Comments

Some sectors are more forgiving – but even a small visible tattoo can seriously impede your job hunt.

Someone got the name of this Temple Bar pub tattooed on their arm
# Why God Why
# Why God Why

Someone got the name of this Temple Bar pub tattooed on their arm

Jun 5th 2015, 2:50 PM 3,809 Views 7 Comments

“So, what does your tattoo mean?” “It’s the name of a pub in Temple Bar.” “Oh.”

McGregor: 'This tattoo cost me €20 while I was drunk in Ayia Napa'
# Regrets
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# Regrets

McGregor: 'This tattoo cost me €20 while I was drunk in Ayia Napa'

May 22nd 2015, 12:00 PM 27,509 Views 10 Comments

What happens on holiday, stays on holiday. Except for tattoos.

The Apple Watch is having problems recognising users with tattooed wrists
# Inked Up
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# Inked Up

The Apple Watch is having problems recognising users with tattooed wrists

Apr 30th 2015, 4:57 PM 12,217 Views 24 Comments

The watch’s sensor is unable to detect a heartbeat if there’s a tattoo covering the skin.

This guy's terrible Pokémon tattoo has completely taken over Reddit
# Charmander
# Charmander

This guy's terrible Pokémon tattoo has completely taken over Reddit

Apr 16th 2015, 8:01 AM 7,581 Views 0 Comments

It’s like “left shark” all over again.

Teenager notices footballer's tattoo looks exactly like him, immediately goes viral
# Spitting Image
# Spitting Image

Teenager notices footballer's tattoo looks exactly like him, immediately goes viral

Apr 1st 2015, 2:44 PM 12,873 Views 0 Comments

Is that… me?

A man has only gone and tattooed #TheDress on himself
# The Dress
# The Dress

A man has only gone and tattooed #TheDress on himself

Mar 1st 2015, 10:26 AM 3,751 Views 1 Comment

It’s blue and black, in case you were wondering.

Regretting that tattoo? Soon there'll be a painless cream to remove it
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# Inked

Regretting that tattoo? Soon there'll be a painless cream to remove it

Feb 17th 2015, 6:00 PM 30,599 Views 40 Comments

The cream is being developed by a Canadian PhD student who says it will be considerably cheaper than the laser-based method.

Did Craig Burley really get a Fernando Torres tattoo after losing a bet?
# Big Gamble
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# Big Gamble

Did Craig Burley really get a Fernando Torres tattoo after losing a bet?

Jan 21st 2015, 7:50 AM 6,899 Views 6 Comments

It looks convincing but we’re not sure.

9 things people with tattoos are completely sick of hearing
# Tatt's Not Nice
# Tatt's Not Nice

9 things people with tattoos are completely sick of hearing

Nov 29th 2014, 1:00 PM 39,034 Views 69 Comments

“Did it hurt?” *puts fingers in ears*

Guy gets Gordon Ramsay's name tattooed on his arse
# Bum Note
# Bum Note

Guy gets Gordon Ramsay's name tattooed on his arse

Jul 10th 2014, 3:50 PM 3,733 Views 1 Comment

Photos of bare bums abound in here. Just thought we’d let you know.

Tattoo and piercing industry regulation under review - because there's none right now
# Guidelines
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# Guidelines

Tattoo and piercing industry regulation under review - because there's none right now

Jun 15th 2014, 7:00 AM 9,954 Views 41 Comments

Businesses must adhere to health and safety rules, but there is nothing specifically tailored for the industry.

Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos
# Employment
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# Employment

Irish employers are still wary of staff with excessive tattoos

May 13th 2014, 2:15 PM 18,603 Views 107 Comments

73 per cent were “unlikely to employ someone” who had a lot of tattoos.

Man with 'MURDER' tattooed on his neck is now on trial for murder...and wants the tattoo removed
# Only In America
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# Only In America

Man with 'MURDER' tattooed on his neck is now on trial for murder...and wants the tattoo removed

Apr 23rd 2014, 10:55 AM 34,233 Views 56 Comments

His lawyers believe the ink may prejudice a jury.

Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you're barred from joining the Defence Forces?
# Banned
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# Banned

Have a neck tattoo? Did you know you're barred from joining the Defence Forces?

Mar 26th 2014, 8:16 AM 23,120 Views 100 Comments

Minister for Defence Alan Shatter said there are no plans to review the rule.

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