September 18, 2006

Type Like a Pirate Day

Tomorrow is Talk Like a Pirate Day, and an instructional video about how to speak Pirate is now available on YouTube:

But it's even easier to learn to type Pirate than to talk Pirate, especially if you have the right equipment:

Here's how we marked Type Like a Pirate Day in 2003, 2004 and 2005. The 2005 edition includes some useful information about the history of view that movie pirates are R-ful. The 2004 edition includes some even more useful information about how Thomas Jefferson dealt with real pirates.

[Video tip from Daniel Drucker]

Posted by Mark Liberman at September 18, 2006 06:24 AM