I asked Ron if he has an addiction to
tattoos and he said "they're kind of like potato chips -- you
can't eat just one." He's gotta be runnin' out of room with 23
tattoos on his legs (as of 2005). Ron agrees, saying that he will, no doubt,
have to start getting them on his arms soon.
So, what do people think of Ron's
obsession? Well, according to Jones, some people don't like
them, but there are others who say "nice tats." Well, that's
just folks -- all entitled to their opinions. I, for one, think
their much more preferable than skulls, cross-bones or tears.
What will Ron do
next? I dunno, but stay tuned and we’ll keep you updated.
Keep kickin’ the
Ron loves to
talk about his tattoos and his passion for the
And we loved listening to him.
of America, originally written 2004, updated 2014.
Update February 2014: Ron now has over 100
tattoos and was featured on an episode of the History Channel's "Counting
Cars". Congrats Ron and thanks for keeping the Mother Road fun!
Unless otherwise noted,
photographs are courtesy Ron Jones