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Old 08-20-2004, 11:47 PM   #1
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seriously why would anyone want to do this?


'Tiger man' wants fur graft

A San Diego computer programmer who has spent 100,000 on tattoos and plastic surgery to turn himself into a 'tiger' wants a fur graft.

Dennis Smith is tattooed from head to toe with orange and black stripes and his teeth have been filed to needle point.

He has also had latex whiskers implanted and surgery to his lips so he has a permanent snarl. He now wants a surgeon to graft tiger fur on to his skin, like a perma-wig.

Mr Smith, who has changed his name by deed poll to Cat Man, said: "I have a collection of old tiger pelts from the days of hunting. I want these grafted on to me. It will cost another $100,000 but will be worth it.

"When I have the coat of a tiger, I feel I will have reached my goal in life."

His fingernails have been crafted into sharp talons while his hands have tattooed markings like a tiger's paws. He says he feels like a tiger.

The short back-and-sides he sported at the University Of California has been replaced with a long orange mane. He has also swapped his glasses for green contact lenses.

He holds down a 80,000-a-year computer programming job which enables him to fund the surgery, the Daily Record reports.

He admitted: "Of course people stare at me when I walk down the street but that's the effect I desire. For so long I have equated myself with the tiger that I decided to change myself into one.

"It's the real me. So many men cross-dress without their partners knowing, or dress up and play cowboys or Civil War soldiers at weekends. Me, I'm a tiger all the time and I love it. I had my first tattoos done 20 years ago around my eyes and now my whole body is one pastiche of stripes and shading. I am really proud of it all."

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Old 08-20-2004, 11:54 PM   #2
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I saw him on TV. Rather weird. . .

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Old 08-21-2004, 12:00 AM   #3
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I wonder if he spoke in depth with anyone before going through this....
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Old 08-21-2004, 09:27 AM   #7
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What a loser, tigers do not wear earrings.
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Old 08-21-2004, 09:39 AM   #8
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its illegal to tattoo someone's face here.

what a freak.
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This is really nutty. I've never heard of such a thing.
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Old 08-21-2004, 01:32 PM   #12
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"What a loser, tigers do not wear earrings."

Dos no one think him hawt?
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Old 08-21-2004, 04:27 PM   #13
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Into the heart of a child...
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Old 08-21-2004, 04:36 PM   #14
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If hes happy looking like that good for him i guess
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Old 08-21-2004, 06:20 PM   #15
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oh my gosh...

eh... more power to him, i guess.

i wonder how many kids he makes cry?

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