While we're all for a serious and meaningful tattoo, we also know that there's more to life than black-and-grey religious imagery and family portraits. In fact, some of our favorite tattoos on the planet are down right hilarious. We've got to hand it to those people who commit to permanent joke tattoos, as they must know deep down that their sense of humor will change with age. But, who cares!
Perhaps the best occasion to ornament your body with a joke tattoo is on the holiday for all hoaxes—April Fools' Day. This holiday is celebrated throughout the world as an opportunity to play pranks and practical jokes on friends and family. It's celebrated on April 1st every year and in Odessa, Ukraine it's an official public holiday called Humorina. Every year since 1973, the city holds a festival and their saying translates to "April First, Trust Nobody." Participants often dress up in costumes and prank passersby throughout the city.
In honor of all the traditions of April Fools' Day, we've gathered up some of our favorite joke tattoos from talented tattooers around the world. Take a peek at this hilarious ink in the gallery below and let us know your favorite piece from our list in the comments section on social media.