What Tattoos Tell Us About the Economy

The popularity of tattoos continues to rise, especially among certain U.S. demographics. What does that say about the U.S. economy and Americans' expectations?
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Tattoos have long since become commonplace in the U.S.: Forty percent of households now include someone with one, according to a recent survey, up from 21 percent in 1999. Apart from their fashionability, does this tell us anything about America?

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