Category: Culture

  • What Would Jesus Tattoo?

    The controversy over an ad campaign featuring a tattooed image of Jesus Christ is headed to a Texas courtroom. Since it’s unveiling the campaign has raised eyebrows but it was the refusal to run the ads by the Lubbock Independent… [ read more ]

  • Quiz: What Kind of Tattoo Are You?

    Don’t let a website tell you who or what you are. You are a unique individual who can’t be boiled down by answering nine multiple choice questions. Remind your friends that they are independent people too. Post this link to… [ read more ]

  • Czech Out This Inked Politician

    It’s easy to become disillusioned with politics when every candidate seems to be exactly the same; both in how they act as politicians and frankly in how they look. Sometimes it seems like the well-tailored suit is running for office… [ read more ]

  • Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures

    In his book Heavenly Bodies: Cult Treasures and Spectacular Saints from the Catacombs Paul Koudounaris tells the tale of the skeletons of martyred saints that were discovered in the catacombs under Rome in the late 16th century. The skeletons were covered with… [ read more ]

  • The Art of Megan Lara

    The amazingly talented artist Megan Lara sits down with to discuss her art, her love of pop culture and her tattoo work done by another creative mind, Jessie Hopeless of Exile Tattoo in Kansas City. When not commissioned what compels you… [ read more ]

  • Tattoos by Tatu-Lu

    It only takes one look at a tattoo by the talented Tatu-Lu to understand how important the heritage of her Australian homeland is to the artist. After apprenticing and traveling around Europe Tatu-Lu returned to her homeland to earn a… [ read more ]

  • Part 1 of Getting Your First Tattoo: 4 Things to Consider Before Going to a Shop

    So you’re thinking about getting a tattoo, eh? This isn’t something you should just barge in to willy-nilly; there are a lot of things for you to consider before you go under the gun. Don’t worry, your friends at… [ read more ]