Sept. 19 is Talk Like a Pirate Day!

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Post by sjmarky » September 15th, 2009, 6:53 am

Talk like a pirate! All day! ARRRRRRRR!
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Post by TriciaG » September 15th, 2009, 7:18 am

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Post by Steampunk » September 15th, 2009, 12:02 pm

Darn. And we let another year slip by without a "Talk Like a Pirate" collection...

http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=15662

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Post by aradlaw » September 15th, 2009, 2:10 pm

Ahoy matey.. I remembers last year's TLaP day
ARRRRRRRR!
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Post by BellonaTimes » September 15th, 2009, 4:48 pm

Avast, ye landlubbers! We who live near Tampa Bay know a wee bit more about pirates than most:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gasparilla_Pirate_Festival

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Post by sjmarky » September 15th, 2009, 8:17 pm

BellonaTimes wrote:Avast, ye landlubbers! We who live near Tampa Bay know a wee bit more about pirates than most:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gasparilla_Pirate_Festival

:twisted: :P
YAR! I be livin' in San Jose, but onct I lived in Tampa and went to the Gasparilla ever yar. Jose Gaspar forever! ARRRR!
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Post by sjmarky » September 15th, 2009, 8:21 pm

Steampunk wrote:Darn. And we let another year slip by without a "Talk Like a Pirate" collection...

http://librivox.org/forum/viewtopic.php?t=15662
Yar matey. 'Tis on me iCal calendar fer 2010, so if yer up ta MC'n, I'll ping yer. We'll do a right fine pirate collection.
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Post by Steampunk » September 15th, 2009, 9:44 pm

Arrgh! True as a leeward squall! I'll bear ye a hand with the t'gallant rigging, matey, and we'll sail 'er sure and haul close to the wind. And may all doubting scallywags be left far abaft and the devil take 'em!

[I think that means "go for it!"] :)

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Post by catchpenny » September 16th, 2009, 9:15 am

the free dictionary says:
pi·rate (pIrit)
n. 1. a. One who robs at sea or plunders the land from the sea without commission from a sovereign nation.
b. A ship used for this purpose.
2. One who preys on others; a plunderer.
3. One who makes use of or reproduces the work of another without authorization.
4. One that operates an unlicensed, illegal television or radio station.
v. pi·rat·ed, pi·rat·ing, pi·rates
v.tr.
1. To attack and rob (a ship at sea).
2. To take (something) by piracy.
3. To make use of or reproduce (another's work) without authorization.
v.intr.
To act as a pirate; practice piracy.

2. One who preys on others; a plunderer.
Talk like a pirate day. Pirate, =plunderer. Umm... If I am elected.. Oh, heck that will never work. Keep on with your "Arrrs." It's simpler that way.
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Post by sjmarky » July 4th, 2010, 8:14 pm

Avast ye! The biggest holiday of the yar be approachin'. Will we be havin' a pirate collection this yar?
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Post by Sprocket » July 14th, 2010, 9:57 am

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Post by RuthieG » July 14th, 2010, 10:00 am

Why do 'e 'ave a duck on 'is 'ead, then lad? Where be 'is parrot?
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Post by Sprocket » July 14th, 2010, 10:03 am

He be campaignin' with a duck on 'is noggin on account of it bein' a fowl most populous on campus! He be findin' parrots a little scarce and scrawny to boot for 'is purposes!

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Post by aradlaw » July 14th, 2010, 12:19 pm

<runs off to dig up the Monty Python "this is getting too silly" script>
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