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Ahoy there, mateys, and welcome to Talk Like a Pirate Day

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Published: September 19, 2009 at 12:06 PM

Shame on me for almost forgettin'. A former pirate like meself ought to knows better. Arrgh!

Today is September 19 - the annual Talk Like a Pirate Day!

Pirates of the Caribbean
Disneyland's Pirates of the Caribbean. Photo by Theme Park Insider reader Todd Shewchuk

I shall put on me ol' wine-and-orange-striped Pirate socks and annoy me mateys with tall tales for the rest of the day!

Yo ho, yo ho, a pirate's life for me!

Readers' Opinions

From steve lee on September 19, 2009 at 12:49 PM
Well, that explains the annoying posts on Facebook.
From Nick Markham on September 19, 2009 at 1:03 PM
I didn't know this here day existed. Mus' be some deep waters I'm crossin' into with a deadman's chest and bottle of rum! ;)
From James Rao on September 19, 2009 at 1:12 PM
I always talk like a pirate. Chicks dig it.
From duncan henny on September 19, 2009 at 1:55 PM
From Robert Niles on September 19, 2009 at 5:34 PM
This is how I used to talk like a pirate:

"Please remain seated and keep your hands and arms inside the boat at all times."

From Tim W on September 19, 2009 at 7:58 PM
TH Creative's favorite Day ever! Yo ho yo ho a pirates (of the caribbean) life for me!
From Joshua Counsil on September 20, 2009 at 11:39 AM
I use Pirate Facebook. It has made me life that much bettarrrr...

You can change the language from English to Pirate at the bottom of the FB page.

From Brian Emery on September 21, 2009 at 6:04 AM
Arrrrggggg… I will smite you all with the backs of me hand!!!!

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