Yes, today is the ever popular Talk Like a Pirate Day and this year it is the 10th anniversary, so many congratulations to the organisers.
For those of you who ask why people are doing this, the only answer can be, because they arrrr………
This is the link to the comprehensive official website that tells you more about this international event -
Here in Bristol, we have a long association with the sea and with piracy, even the local accent is reminiscent of the stereotypical pirate accent heard in films and you can read more here – Pirate Accents.
Finally, click on the grotesque image below to learn about Bristol’s most famous pirate son. Who do you think it is?
- Shiver Me Timbers. It’s An API fer talkin’ Like A Swashbuckling Pirate! (programmableweb.com)