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.

1. QR Codes

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6. HTML tags

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12. Hardware and software icons

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

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

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24. Mustache finger tattoos belong in this list too

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28. Pretty sure this counts

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29. Ugh, can’t forget about barcodes

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

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

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