Whiskerino 2009

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  • posted: January 04 @ 5:38pm
This is a tattoo but mostly it's a story. And the story is as follows…

When I was 17 I had a friend named Doug Grueber and one day I went over to Doug's just after he had gotten back from a high school band trip.

When he saw me he said, "Hey man, look what I got!" and then proceeded to pull up his pants leg to reveal a small Yin Yang tattoo on his ankle.

I was surprised at this and said, "I thought you had to be 18 to get a tattoo".

"Psh", Doug replied. "They never check ID's at those places".

So I filed this information away for a rainy day, which turned out to be the very next day. I was kind of kicking around the house, pretty bored, and thought I would test Doug's theory at a new tattoo place that had just opened. I had this little eye I had doodled so I took it in and asked if the guy could do it for twenty bucks. Well, he had nothing going at the moment so he said, "Sure" and gave me the form to fill out.

Just like Doug had said, he never checked my ID or anything and I just rolled my age back a year to make me be 18.

The tattooing went just fine and I left all proud of myself.

Coincidentally I was staying the night at Doug's house that night so when I get there I was like "Dude, you were right!"

"Dude, what are you talking about?" he replied.

"They really don't check IDs at tattoo places", I said and proceeded to show him my new 'ink'.

"Dude!" he exclaimed. "Mine was fake!"

The End


jnonfiction says:
Hi. Larious.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:46pm -
KimJongIllness says:
Best. Story. Ever.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:46pm -
Robfrenzy says:
haha that is hilarious.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:48pm -
yourfavorite says:
hahaha oh man. Awesome Story!
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:48pm -
Eric the Beard says:
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:51pm -
josh says:
So so so funny!!! Thankyou thankyou thankyou
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:54pm -
Dschonn says:
That's a great story.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:55pm -
Davis says:
completely great story. and i dig the eye, actually.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:56pm -
Dschonn says:
I like the tattoo, too. If I were ever to get a tattoo, it would be something simple that I drew myself.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:56pm -
Shanks Keating says:
Proof that you can't just look at the pics. You gotta read the captions too. Great story!
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 5:57pm -
pcain says:
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 6:16pm -
HiImTerry says:
My tattoo place had a door decorated with fake IDs. Some of them were really, really funny.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 6:17pm -
Yogi Beard says:
That story is the best thing I've heard today!
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 6:31pm -
Johnny Rebellious says:
hahahahaha! GREAT story
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 6:37pm -
Andrew says:
haha. you win for real life tattoo though. is this the whole thing? or just a part of it
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 6:50pm -
ThatGuy says:
That story rules. Are you still friends with him?
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 7:07pm -
Ozzy Nelson says:
soooo funny
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 7:47pm -
Katie says:
I got my first tattoo when I was 17 and just put on the forms that I was 18 also...
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 7:50pm -
The Bandito says:
@ThatGuy, we stayed friends for a long time but eventually kinda drifted apart. I moved towns and the friendship just didn't survive the distance. He was a good friend for several years though and I've always been glad to have that story and tat to remember him by.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 8:05pm -
O.G. Manly Beard says:
tattoos are always better when there is a good story to add to it.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 8:22pm -
ThatGuy says:
Well then that makes this one of the best tattoos ever. Like I said on my pic, none of mine mean anything (except the S). They are simply drawings that I liked.

Thanks for the story. I should try to trick someone into getting a tattoo someday.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 8:22pm -
mackle says:
the story is phenomenal. i bet you'd be closer pals if he hadn't lied about his tat
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 8:40pm -
Zach says:
ha! your story had me captivated. king!
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 9:23pm -
jclutch says:
You sly fox. Love the story, ell done 'dito.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 9:27pm -
jclutch says:
*Well-done. you sexy bastard.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 9:27pm -
Trey says:
That is a great story, man. Just act like you know and you'll go far.
Posted: Jan 4th, 2010 - 10:30pm -
SoulGlo1976 says:
You are a Bulletproof Tiger.
Posted: Jan 5th, 2010 - 10:44am -
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