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Do You Like the Rattail?

I know everything old is new again, but I've been seeing some things that give me pause. I lived through acid-wash jeans the first time, so I'm perplexed by their resurgence. See also: the rattail. The look has been popping up on hipster heads in my neighborhood lately, and I can't say I welcome the return of this hesher hairstyle. Have you spotted it, too? Are you into it, or not so much?

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biarose biarose 6 years
Seriously all the Italian/Greek/Lebanese guys here (Australia) wear these. I don't understand it!
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 6 years
Rat tails are so BOGAN! Acid washed jeans are awesome though.
Autumns_Elegy Autumns_Elegy 6 years
Rat tails are so BOGAN!Acid washed jeans are awesome though.
Ladytron7000 Ladytron7000 6 years
Every time I see somebody rockin a genuine rat tail, I think, there's a person who doesn't give a shit about what you think. Awesome.
pinkpeonygirl pinkpeonygirl 6 years
The 80's revival in fashion has me freaked out a little, and now this? Is there all there is? Where is all the new stuff? Why recycle things that were stupid the first time around?
ThePerfectScore ThePerfectScore 6 years
almost as bad as a mullet.. let it die
m0readventur0us m0readventur0us 6 years
Bad, bad, bad! Freakin hipsters.
juliarose23 juliarose23 6 years
ew ew ew ew no.
juliarose23 juliarose23 6 years
ew ew ew ew no.
kiwichibi kiwichibi 6 years
I saw someone with a ~3" tail, I wanted to just say to him "you missed a chunk in the back". Maybe I will next time.
blondie829 blondie829 6 years
ok ew...i really hope this doesn't come back.i gag when i see these...they are soooo nasty
blondie829 blondie829 6 years
ok ew...i really hope this doesn't come back. i gag when i see these...they are soooo nasty
HoneyBrown1976 HoneyBrown1976 6 years
No, please leave it in the 80s where it belongs. Ugh, we left them there for a reason, people.
Renees3 Renees3 6 years
i like a ducktail on a greaser type style, but you have to REALLY pull it off. Rattail is a no go
hippiecowgirl hippiecowgirl 6 years
Completely unattractive. I've never understood this one.
bastylefilegirl bastylefilegirl 6 years
ROTFLOL ahahahaha "Sadly the rattail never went out of style where I live, small town Central CA." ahhh the greatness that is central cali....Turlock, Medesto, Ceres, Lodi, Keyes, Ripon, Merced????
bastylefilegirl bastylefilegirl 6 years
I HATE THIS as well as the reemergence of it's African American counterpart the "ducktail"/"louisville"/"shag" .....references: Kanye West, and Bobby Valentino. Seriously some stuff should stay in the 80's! Oh I also actually saw someone with a ducktail and lines carved into the side of their fade :| GAG!
Rouge14 Rouge14 6 years
Noooooo! it was horrible enough the first time 'round! lol I remember staring at the boys sitting in front of me at school and thinking "why the heck do they think it looks good?" XD Now I'm gonna think why the heck do they think it can look better now XDThis trend should die FOREVER!
Rouge14 Rouge14 6 years
Noooooo! it was horrible enough the first time 'round! lol I remember staring at the boys sitting in front of me at school and thinking "why the heck do they think it looks good?" XD Now I'm gonna think why the heck do they think it can look better now XD This trend should die FOREVER!
Baby-Girl Baby-Girl 6 years
I had a tail back in 1985/86. I'd very much like to leave it there.
bunnyOhare bunnyOhare 6 years
What I find most humorous about voting "scissors please" is I had a tail in high school (early to mid 80s). My dad was always threatening to cut it off in my sleep LOL! I told him as long as I paid for my own hair cuts, he had to leave it alone. What was I *thinking* back then??
c4rolin3 c4rolin3 6 years
surely this is a joke?! might as well have a mullet or a bowl cut! or.... blind fold yourself, cut your own hair and hope for the best! would still probably have better results than this!
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