On the one hand, it’s hard not to laugh at this:
I paid for my tattoos. GoBucks—
Terrelle Pryor (@TPeezy2) December 23, 2010
On the other, any time you see the initials “IRS”, it’s not a joking matter.
… Wednesday night during the Boise State-Utah Las Vegas Bowl telecast on ESPN, Brent Musburger and Kirk Herbstreit noted the Ohio State tattoo issue with Herbstreit reporting that an IRS raid on a Columbus tattoo parlor turned up autographed items from OSU players that may indicate a breach in compliance.
If I worked in NCAA compliance, I swear there would be days when I’d wake up and wonder what I’d gotten myself into.