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The Romney Face Tattoo Man Breaks His Silence

The Romney Face Tattoo Man Breaks His Silence

Regular readers will remember the plight of one Eric Hartsburg, who YOLO’d his way to a face tattoo of Governor Mitt Romney’s campaign logo. Hindsight is 20/20, unless your sight is marred by a political tattoo that is looking like a bad decision even by face tattoo standards. Hartsburg told Politico that his wife(!) was shocked by the tattoo, but that his fifteen-year-old son(!!) thinks it’s pretty cool, which seems unlikely for those who know anything about fifteen-year-old boys’ opinions of their dads. But he gets points for genuinely trying to see the bright side of the whole thing. “I was trying to make politics fun. I didn’t change no lives; I’m no hero. But I shed blood for this campaign, and I’m glad to know that I did all that I could.” You may be no hero, Eric Hartsburg, but your knack for finding the bright side is admirable …

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