Taboo Removal: In China, Tattoos Make a Comeback

McClatchy looks at the growing trend of tattooing in Beijing, where the hottest tattoos are written in English, much as Chinese characters (often badly mangled) are all the rage in the U.S.: Tattoos have been around for nearly a...

To Remember Beijing, Indelibly

The New York Times looks at Beijing’s nascent tattoo culture: ALTHOUGH many foreigners have been coming in for tattoos, the chair is usually occupied by Chinese, said Mr. He, who charges about $120 an hour, and has owned a...


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