The "Fantasy Loser" Tattoo

Posted by Randall A Reinwasser on Saturday, February 26, 2011 Under: Culture
Wow, this would suck!

Losing Bet Not a Fantasy Come True

By Christopher Burbach, Omaha World-Herald

Those who think their fantasy football league is hard-core need to check out Spud Mann's new tattoo.

It's a sparkly-horned, red-maned unicorn leaping to kick a football over a rainbow. There's a little red heart on the unicorn's haunch. Beneath the fanciful scene, Mann's thigh reads, “FANTASY LOSER.”

“It's pretty epic, I'll tell you what,” said Mann, who earned the tattoo by finishing last in his fantasy football league.

The Omahan and his nine buddies in the league had made a pact. The last-place finisher had to acquire a tattoo of the league champion's choosing.

So, while other fantasy league losers were drowning their tears in beer and buffalo wing sauce, Mann hiked down to Grinn & Barrett Tattoo on Jan. 7 and hiked up his pants leg.

A deal is a deal.

“The most ironic part of this whole thing is it was my idea to do this,” Mann said with a laugh. “It kind of backfired.”

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