Hanzi Gone Wrong

Tattoo // Monday, September 24, 2012
Chinese and Japanese characters are a perennial favorite among tattoo enthusiasts, cryptic to strangers yet secretly brimming with personal meaning and power. But you might want to think twice before you take the plunge and inadvertently end up with a tattoo of exotic-looking gibberish. Take a look at the blog "Hanzi Smatter" to see just how wrong those permanently inked characters can be.

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