Tattoos are really something that shouldn’t be taken lightly. AND YET. How many really bad or embarrassing tattoos have you seen? They’re everywhere. Some are done ironically, we’re sure. But others are a combination of poor decisions and choosing a really terrible tattoo artist. The results are awesome, in the worst possible way. Here are 18 of the most embarrassing tattoos we’ve seen.

They’ll make you laugh, cry, and ask what they hell were these people thinking?!

1. First up on the list of embarrassing tattoos: prayer hands? Maybe?

Remember the early episodes of The Simpsons, where everyone was drawn kind of weird? These are early-Simpson hands. What even is that thumb.