8 Kinds Of “Nerdy” Tattoos That Are Not Okay

Being a nerd is pretty great, but having a nerdy tattoo is a bit trickier… Here are 8 nerdy tattoo cliches that need to stop immediately.

12. Hardware and software icons

18. Let’s take a minute and just look at this kid for a second, okay?

19. Tattoos that say OMG or LOL or LMAO or anything similar

24. Mustache finger tattoos belong in this list too

28. Pretty sure this counts

29. Ugh, can’t forget about barcodes

33. Lastly, and worst of all, meme tattoos…

40. Look at your life and look at your choices.

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Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.
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