Editor's note -- Flipside Florida ...our sister publication, ran Pirates are Ruining Everything?onSept. 9, 2009 in celebration of International Talk Like A Pirate Day. ... SAVE THE DATE!! SAVE THE DATE!!
September 19, 2009 is The Original INTERNATIONAL TALK LIKE A PIRATE DAY!
Apparently, seven years ago Dave Barry [you know, the extremely boring columnist from the Miami Herald] mentioned an amatuer pirate crew who talked like piratesone day a year in one of his columns and then wrote an introduction for the book: