Mets fan jumps the gun on World Series tattoo

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Tattoos are permanent, but you can always cover them up. That must have been the mentality of a New York Mets fan who was a little over-confident with his team and their skill level going into the World Series.

The Mets faced off against the Kansas City Royals, and were dominated for most of the series, losing in five games after dropping Sunday's contest 7-2. However, last week before the series started, a fan decided to display his confidence on his body, getting a special tattoo that read, "WORLD-CHAMPS" and "2015" surrounding a Mets logo.

Fandom is great and all, but this one really takes the cake.

The Twitter user who posted this later defended the picture, saying it was not his tattoo (although he does have some of his own). He simply reposted the picture for a good laugh.

As the user says on Twitter, the real person with the tattoo definitely regrets this one. There's no fear though, because he can easily find an artist to cover up the "2015" and replace it with "1986" if he really wants to. But I would hope that he keeps the tattoo for a good laugh and story to tell when they go to parties.

Confidence is one thing, but permanent ink is a whole other ballgame. Better to have the first appointment after the World Series for the first tattoo than to have to wear this gem afterwards.

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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: A fan holds a sign outside prior to Game 5 of the 2015 World Series between the New York Mets and the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets reacts in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Mike Jirschele #23 of the Kansas City Royals and Terry Collins #10 of the New York Mets meet with the officiating crew prior to Game Five of the 2015 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the New York Mets at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals hits a single in the first inning against the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets hits a solo home run in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets reacts after striking out the side in the fourth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets celebrates with David Wright #5 of the New York Mets after hitting a solo home run in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Edinson Volquez #36 of the Kansas City Royals throws a pitch in the first inning against the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Julie Jacobson - Pool/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Mike Moustakas #8 of the Kansas City Royals is forced out at second base as Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets throws to first base in the second inning during Game Five of the 2015 World Series between the Kansas City Royals and the New York Mets at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Kansas City Royals' Lorenzo Cain is safe after stealing second base against the New York Mets during the first inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey throws during the first inning of Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, at Citi Field in New York. (John Sleezer/Kansas City Star/TNS via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals reacts to striking out in the first inning against the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets reacts to striking out the side in the fourth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Edinson Volquez #36 of the Kansas City Royals pitches against the New York Mets during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Ben Zobrist #18 of the Kansas City Royals throws to first as Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets slides into second during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets sits in the dugout during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series against the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez blows a bubble from gum after striking out during the fifth inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World against the New York Mets Series Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Comedian Jerry Seinfield watches during the fourth inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series between the New York Mets and the Kansas City Royals Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals reacts in the dugout after striking out in the fourth inning against the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Kansas City Royals shortstop Alcides Escobar fields a grounder hit by New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey during the third inning of Game 5 of the World Series on Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, at Citi Field in New York. (Shane Keyser/Kansas City Star/TNS via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Fans hold signs during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series between the New York Mets and the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Salvador Perez #13 of the Kansas City Royals meets with Edinson Volquez #36 of the Kansas City Royals on the pitcher's mound in the fifth inning against the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer, right, forces New York Mets' Michael Conforto out at first during the fifth inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Peter Morgan)
A fan cheers during the first inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series between the New York Mets and the Kansas City Royals Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Manager Terry Collins #10 of the New York Mets looks on prior to Game 5 of the 2015 World Series against the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rob Tringali/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy fields a ground out by Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer during the sixth inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Kansas City Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez holds up his baseball during the fifth inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the New York Mets Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the New York Mets fouls the ball off of his leg in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the New York Mets lies on the ground after fouling the ball off of his leg in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the New York Mets lies on the ground after fouling the ball off of his leg in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets reacts after retiring the side in the seventh inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
A New York Mets fan celebrates during the seventh inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Kansas City Royals Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets scores a run on a sacrifice fly ball hit by Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets (not pictured) in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images)
New York Mets' Curtis Granderson is congratulated after scoring during the sixth inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the Kansas City Royals Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Travis d'Arnaud #7 of the New York Mets runs to first base during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series against the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Brad Mangin/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets takes the field in the ninth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates after scoring a run off of a double hit by Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals in the ninth inning against Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
Home plate umpire Alfonso Marquez watches as Kansas City Royals' Eric Hosmer scores on a fielders' choice on a hit by Kansas City Royals' Salvador Perez during the xxx inning of Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series Sunday, Nov. 1, 2015, in New York. Right is New York Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates after scoring a run off of a grounded out hit by Salvador Perez #13 to tie the game in the ninth inning against Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets reacts in the ninth inning against the Kansas City Royals during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with teammates after scoring a run off of a grounded out hit by Salvador Perez #13 to tie the game in the ninth inning against Jeurys Familia #27 of the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Jarrod Dyson #1 of the Kansas City Royals steals second base in the 12th inning during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series against the New York Mets at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Jarrod Dyson #1 of the Kansas City Royals signals for time out after stealing second base in the 12th inning during Game 5 of the 2015 World Series against the New York Mets at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets makes an error on grounded ball hit by Paulo Orlando #16 of the Kansas City Royals in the twelfth inning during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 01: Jarrod Dyson #1 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates with Alcides Escobar #2 after scoring the go ahead run hit by Christian Colon #24 in the twelfth inning against Addison Reed #43 of the New York Mets during Game Five of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on November 1, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
Kansas City Royals relief pitcher Wade Davis reacts after their win against the New York Mets in Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in New York. The Royals won 7-2 to win the series. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
The Kansas City Royals celebrate after Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the New York Mets Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in New York. The Royals won 7-2 to win the series. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
Kansas City Royals pitcher Wade Davis (17) celebrates with Drew Butera\after Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the New York Mets Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in New York. The Royals won 7-2 to win the series. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Kansas City Royals pitcher Wade Davis (17) celebrates with Drew Butera after Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the New York Mets Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in New York. The Royals won 7-2 to win the series. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
The Kansas City Royals celebrate after Game 5 of the Major League Baseball World Series against the New York Mets Monday, Nov. 2, 2015, in New York. The Royals won 7-2 to win the series. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Mike Moustakas #8 and Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrate after winning Game 5 of the 2015 World Series 7-2 over the New York Mets at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Mike Moustakas #8 and Eric Hosmer #35 of the Kansas City Royals celebrate after winning Game 5 of the 2015 World Series 7-2 over the New York Mets at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 1: Members of the Kansas City Royals celebrate on the field after defeating the New York Mets in Game 5 of the 2015 World Series at Citi Field on Sunday, November 1, 2015 in the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Ron Vesely/MLB Photos via Getty Images)
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