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Things We Saw Today: Grandma’s Tattoo

Things We Saw Today

Redditor sfst shared the story and pictures of his friend taking his 103-year-old grandmother, Evelyn, out for her birthday. The trip included filling in her first tattoo, a little heart, with color. She got the outline when she was 100. (via MyModernMet, image by Michael Clinnard

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Jill Pantozzi is a pop-culture journalist and host who writes about all things nerdy and beyond! She’s Editor in Chief of the geek girl culture site The Mary Sue (Abrams Media Network), and hosts her own blog “Has Boobs, Reads Comics” ( She co-hosts the Crazy Sexy Geeks podcast along with superhero historian Alan Kistler, contributed to a book of essays titled “Chicks Read Comics,” (Mad Norwegian Press) and had her first comic book story in the IDW anthology, “Womanthology.” In 2012, she was featured on National Geographic’s "Comic Store Heroes," a documentary on the lives of comic book fans and the following year she was one of many Batman fans profiled in the documentary, "Legends of the Knight."

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