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Sep 19, 2003, 08:34 AM
 
It be that great grandest of days, International talk like a pirate day, so chime in me hearties with your swashbucklin' shanties.

Yarrr!

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Sep 19, 2003, 08:38 AM
 
got a friend at work promoting this too. he dressed up last year, but i won't see him today so won't know if he does again.

Avast Ye!
     
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Sep 19, 2003, 08:39 AM
 
Originally posted by ism:
It be that great grandest of days, International talk like a pirate day, so chime in me hearties with your swashbucklin' shanties.

Yarrr!

For all ye British shipmates, ye official headquarters reside here

ARRRRR! I i would give me polly a cracker, but it twas a long voyage around the horn, and i had to eat the poor blighter...ARRR...hey, where's me wench???
"The only time that man gets to actually leave a physical mark upon this earth is in death, and even then, it is only a gravestone proclaiming his demise"
     
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Sep 19, 2003, 08:46 AM
 
What a great way to start work on a Friday.



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Sep 19, 2003, 08:49 AM
 
I be trying to get me fiesty young wench to join me crusades, too much of a landlubber she be.
     
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Sep 19, 2003, 09:02 AM
 
Away with ye, I must weigh anchor and set sail for the noon's work as me lunch be over
     
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Sep 19, 2003, 09:13 AM
 
"yes, but why is the rum gone?"

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Sep 19, 2003, 09:39 AM
 
Yarrrrr, shiver me timbers! Now fetch me my grog before I gut you like a fish!!!


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Sep 19, 2003, 09:48 AM
 
Arrr, ye whoreson' blaggart! Know ye th' bloody Kings' men? Me parrot be ready t' have a piss.

- proton
     
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Sep 19, 2003, 09:53 AM
 
And for those of you who don't speak pirate, some quick translations:

Gangstah / Pirate

fo'ties / bottles o' rum

bling bling / booty

Yo! / Avast!

Homey / Matey

Bee-atch / Scurvey dog

Pop a cap in yo ass / Make you walk the plank

Word / Arrrrrrrrr

Beat down / Keel haul

Wack MC / Land lubber

Playah / Swashbuckler

Mack Daddy / Cap'n

Jacking / Plundering

Rap / Sea Shanties

The joint / The brig

Crew / Crew
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Sep 19, 2003, 05:38 PM
 
booty = "a bit of a cuddle" at least according to "Yellowbeard", Arrgh.

Picking up a bottle, opening it, swilling it back and spewing a mouthful into the air, the pirate exclaims "Tea!!!!!" Arrrgh, the pirate alphabet.
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Sep 19, 2003, 06:08 PM
 
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Sep 19, 2003, 09:16 PM
 
yo hoe!
yo hoe!
a pirates wife for me!

yarrgghh!
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Sep 19, 2003, 09:31 PM
 
Ah. Remembers me when we were drunk and my friend thought he was a pirate.

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