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Tattoos: An R on the brain

Talk about losing face. Many Mitt Romney supporters were disappointed by this month’s election results. But 30-year-old Eric Hartsburg, an Indiana man who had the Romney-Ryan campaign logo tattooed across his right temple, faces an especially long hangover.

Hartsburg, a professional wrestler, raised $15,000 online for the red-and-blue ink. In a post-election interview with ABC News, he expressed no regrets. “I am not an idiot,” he said. “Getting the tattoo was a decision that I made, and I am cool with.”

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