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Would you like to see Talk Like A Pirate Day an officially observed national holiday?

Cause there's a White House petition for that:

Recognize International Talk Like a Pirate Day (September 19)

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NotPanicking

Asked by NotPanicking at 7:07 PM on Jan. 18, 2013 in Just for Fun

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  • Seriously?! That would get old in like 5 mins! Please NO!  Besides, they have more important things to consider these days!

    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 7:12 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • That would get old in like 5 mins!

    How so? It's been celebrated for years already around the world - it's already an international event. A lot of schools use it as a history lesson.
    NotPanicking

    Comment by NotPanicking (original poster) at 7:15 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • (sigh.) Pirate translation: (arrrg.)
    tessiedawg

    Answer by tessiedawg at 7:15 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • No disrespect to the history lesson, I just can't deal with hearing "RRRG" & "Me Matey" all day long! lol :p

    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 7:23 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • Nahh, I would handle it for an hour or 2 but, I'd get stabby hearing it all day long.
    3libras

    Answer by 3libras at 7:29 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • oh dude! it would give me an excuse to wear my pirate costume! wait...would it be a day off kinda holiday? cause it would be a great in-school day, teach about pirates (history teacher) wear my costume, talk like that all day...heck yes im all for that!
    okmanders

    Answer by okmanders at 7:39 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • I like the word stabby, it makes my giggle
    feralxat

    Answer by feralxat at 7:40 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • aye!
    tnm786

    Answer by tnm786 at 7:43 PM on Jan. 18, 2013


  • i would not want this a national holiday
    BUT i would like to celebrate on this site more often

    today is a good day
    fiatpax

    Answer by fiatpax at 7:52 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

  • I LOVE talk like a pirate day - I bet the guys that run that website are rubbing their hands together with glee.
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 8:13 PM on Jan. 18, 2013

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