• For Chinese people to read, I suppose. Why not?
    • Ice man
      Because the tattoo artist can make a right fool of the unsuspecting idiot. I was just looking at a site that displayed 20 odd photos with proper translations. One that made me laugh out loud, the guy wanted "Fast & Furious" what he got was "Fast&Foolish". : )
  • I'm talking about Caucasian people. I expect they think they're cool and like to show off. I read an article about just that type of young man. "There was this article in the newspaper a couple of years ago about a teenager who paid $180 to have his arm tattooed with Chinese characters. He wanted the Mandarin characters for "Love, honor and obey" etched on his skin, but he got quite a shock when he learned his Chinese tattoo really meant: "At the end of the day, this is an ugly boy". He found out the truth when he noticed the effect his tattoo had on a woman serving at a Chinese restaurant, who reluctantly translated the tattoo for him. Going back to the tattoo shop, he found out it had closed..."
  • To be 'special"?
    • Ice man
      They're special alright.

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