10 ways to celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day

Get ye pirate on each Sept. 19
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Ahoy Matey!

Started officially 17 years ago by two buccaneers, the somewhat geeky holiday has built up popularity over time. One driving force was Pulitzer Prize winning columnist Dave Barry encouraging celebration of the day 10 years ago, marking what some consider the public launch of Talk Like a Pirate Day. Now, on Sept. 19 people all around the world gather to talk, dress up, or just generally celebrate pirates. Need some inspiration? Here are 10 ways to celebrate.

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