1186903 story Today Is International Talk Like a Pirate Day! 287 Posted by ScuttleMonkey on Friday September 19, 2008 @08:47AM from the arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr dept. lucabrasi999 writes "Ahoy! Drink up the Grog, me hearties! Today is International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Grab yer wenches and stop being a bilge-rat." Cap'n Slappy and Ol' Chumbucket have even provided a short YouTube video to help those who might be a bit more pirate-speak challenged. Even Google is getting in on the action, those swarthy dogs.