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Coming off of what appears to be a Super Bowl performance high, Katy Perry jetted off to the tattoo parlor, where she "thought it would be appropriate to draw some blood." With her high pony intact, the popstar had Roman numerals "XLIX" etched onto the inside of her right ring finger. It should have been the sharks. It should have always been the sharks.
She also after-partied with old flame John Mayer. Take that, Taylor?