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Disappearing Ink

Tattoo technology for modern impermanence

12:16pm, October 5, 2007

Watch a couple of episodes of the reality television show Miami Ink and you realize that tattooing has shed its outlaw image. People from all walks of life come into the show's featured tattoo studio wanting to get designs etched into their skin.

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