Folks, don’t get tattoos commemorating sporting events before they happen. It won’t end well.

This Patriots fan joins a litany of fools to permanently ink their failed attempts to play sports Nostradamus on their body. Kentucky basketball fans seem to have a particular penchant for this.

Here’s a few more of our favorite tattoo misfires from the past year, just in case you weren’t convinced.

The next time you’re thinking of permanently inking a championship proclamation on your body, please follow the advice found on this man’s gloriously tattooed forearm.

Still, if you manage to play your cards right, clowning yourself does have some benefits. Not to mention, it provides the rest of us with quite a bit of enjoyment.

About Ben Sieck

Ben is a recent graduate of Butler University where he served as Managing Editor and Co-Editor-in-Chief for the Butler Collegian. He currently resides in Indianapolis.