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#148059 - 09/19/05 01:54 PM Avast Me Hearties! 'Tis Talk Like a Pirate Day!
gift horse Offline
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Registered: 11/03/03
Posts: 180
Loc: Austin, TX
All ye bilge rats share yer favorite pirate bounty and let's start t' festivities!

Arrr... pass me the grog... smartly now!

http://www.talklikeapirate.com/piratehome.html

For more Pirate fun try yer hand a this wee game:
http://www.care2.com/ecards/build/1/6079

And don't forget t' use your Pirate-to-English translator today:
http://talklikeapirate.com/translator.html





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#148060 - 09/20/05 06:28 PM Re: Avast Me Hearties! 'Tis Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Zed Offline
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Registered: 08/27/02
Posts: 2154
Loc: British Columbia, Canada
Aww, I missed it!


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#148061 - 09/21/05 08:46 AM Re: that game
Jackie Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 03/15/00
Posts: 11605
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Well, gh, I was going to tell you how glad I am to see you back, but now it'll have to wait until I'm out of the hospital...


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#148062 - 09/21/05 04:02 PM Re: Avast Me Hearties! 'Tis Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Father Steve Offline
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Registered: 09/06/00
Posts: 2788
Loc: Seattle, Washington, USA
While teaching a Judicial Colloquium at the Fall Judicial Conference last Monday, I asked the judges in my class to identify themselves by saying (1) their name, (2) in what court they serve, (3) why they signed up for the colloquium and (4) something that a pirate would say. They indulged me and NOT ONE if those learned jurists knew that Monday was Talk Like a Pirate Day. I handed out copies of the Dave Barry column in which all is revealed. Aaaaaargh.


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#148063 - 09/21/05 04:07 PM Re: Avast Me Hearties! 'Tis Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Marianna Offline
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Registered: 01/09/01
Posts: 427
Loc: Spain
You are never implying, Father Steve, that this "Talk like a Pirate Day" is... *like... an official day!?! I thought Gift Horse was horsing around!


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#148064 - 09/21/05 04:17 PM Re: Avast Me Hearties! 'Tis Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Father Steve Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 09/06/00
Posts: 2788
Loc: Seattle, Washington, USA
Absolutely, completely, and totally official. See http://snipurl.com/91il



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#148065 - 09/21/05 09:07 PM Re: Avast Me Hearties! 'Tis Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Faldage Online   sleepy
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 12/01/00
Posts: 13783
(4) something that a pirate would say.

I don't like to have to kill nobody without they ain't no chance of no gold in it for me.


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