Uncle Sam wants you to enlist in the U.S. Army — unless you have a tattoo on your wrist, ankle or neck.
According to Stars and Stripes, new Army recruits will no longer be able to have tats below the elbow and knee or above the neckline. It’s likely that soldiers who already have ink in those locations will have their tattoos grandfathered in on a case-by-case basis.
Sgt. Maj. of the Army Raymond Chandler outlined the policy change in front of a group of soldiers in Afghanistan on Saturday.