The Lighter Side of the Dark Side, in Honor of “Talk Like a Pirate Day”

 

 

Seriously, there is such a thing as “Talk Like a Pirate Day“.  Wired has an article calling attention to the ongoing Somali pirate issue, where “Argh!”, peg legs and parrots are not part of the motif, but waylaying ships is a growth industry, and knowing some key Somali, Italian or Yemeni phrases can be handy to sailors in the region.

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