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  • Plunder Board Game
    Plunder's Superfluous Theme Undermines Solid Mechanics
    The text underneath the title on the box of R&R Games’ Plunder instructs players to “bury yer gold, find their treasure, steal it first!” If only the gameplay reflected these exciting prospects, this product might actually...
  • AP Pirates Provocateur
    Pirate lingerie experience by Agent Provocateur (NSFW)
    Agent Provocateur is a high-end lingerie company of the more risque variety. Being that they share a common interest with pirates, e.g. whips, chains, leather, etc., it's only natural that a piratical ad campaign would emerge to aid the sirens...
  • ‘Black Sails’:  Who is the baddest captain in town?
    ‘Black Sails’: Who is the baddest captain in town?
    …Charles Vane and the animals he commands have until sunrise tomorrow to vacant that port or so help me,… I will rain holy hell upon him. – Captain James Flint[SPOILERS] “Black Sails”, Episode “XI”,...
  • Pirates and Ghosts of the Carolinas' Coast
    Haunted Places book review: Pirates and Ghosts of the Carolinas’ Coast
    Everyone loves tales of seafaring pirates and their adventures on the high seas. In Pirates and Ghosts of the Carolinas’ Coast by Cynthia Moore Brown (Schiffer Books 2014) readers will learn the haunting tales of these pirates in the...
  • ‘Black Sails’: Brutal and unforgiving pirates
    ‘Black Sails’: Brutal and unforgiving pirates
    Season Two; Episode, “201.IX”“…There’s no honor among thieves." – Falstaff, Henry IV, Part I, Shakespeare[SPOILERS] Season Two of “Black Sails” set televisions ablaze on Saturday, January 24,...
  • President Wahsington praying
    Thanksgiving across Michigan remembers Muslim contribution to Pilgrim gratitude
    Today Michiganders are thankful to be alive and free. Similarly, on November 21, 1620, the Pilgrims signed the Mayflower Compact and began their Plymouth Colony. After a winter of near starvation, it appeared that the colony would die out. The...
  • Anne Bonnie #3
    Anne Bonnie #3
    After the events of issue two, the townsfolk of Sapphire Bay are left talking amongst themselves about "The Pirate Queen," and all the things they witnessed her doing. Some say they're rumors, while others state that they were there...
  • Pirates and Snoopy!  WOW!
    Pirates and Snoopy! WOW!
    Yesterday I had the great good fortune to have a very special date. My handsome great grandson and I went to the Santa Rosa Symphony’sfamily concert at Weill Hall in Rohnert Park. Any visit to Weill Hall is special and when it’s...
  • Have some fun at the Haunted Pirate Fest & Mermaid Splash
    Have some fun at the Haunted Pirate Fest & Mermaid Splash
    Ahoy to all you pirates and sea loving sailors. Downtown Boynton Beach, Florida is preparing to host its 3rd Annual Boynton Beach Haunted Pirate Fest & Mermaid Splash. The usual dive basin for a host of longtime dive operators makes the...
  • Children's author Beverly McClure
    Meet children's author Beverly McClure
    WhenBeverly Stowe McClurewas in eighth grade, her teacher sent her poem “Stars” to the National High School Poetry Association, and she was soon a published writer inYoung America Sings, an anthology of Texas high school poetry. Today,...
  • Pirate
    Warning: Pirates Are After Your Books
    With online shopping now the primary source of new books, pirates have jumped on the opportunity to cash in on other peoples hard work. The low budget crooks are setting up web sites, copying the stats of books from legitimate sites, do a market...
  • Pirates back in playoffs
    Pirates make it to second straight 'Buctober'
    The Pittsburgh Pirates once went over 20 years without a mere winning season. As such, it seems weird that the Pirates can treat clinching a wild card spot as something rudimentary. Yet on Sept. 23, there wasn't a massive amount of jumping...
  • Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day
    Celebrate Talk Like a Pirate Day
    September 19 is celebrated each year around the world as International Talk Like a Pirate Day. Although real life pirates are a scary bunch, kids love everything about pirates.Pirate costumes, pirate hats and pirate talk, gold coins, treasure maps...
  • Talk Like a Pirate Day:  Learn to Talk Like a Pirate with Pirate Lingo, Words & Phrases, Mateys
    Ahoy, it's Talk Like a Pirate Day: Popular pirate lingo, words & phrases, mateys
    In case you haven’t heard the news, a very special holiday is hours away and people are in the mood to celebrate! According to a Washington Postreport published on Sept. 16 , one of the most highly anticipated, enormously popularholidays of...
  • International Talk Like a Pirate Day 2014: Free Krispy Kreme Donuts, Pirate Events & Pirate Speak, Mateys
    International Talk Like a Pirate Day: Free donuts, events & pirate speak, mateys
    Ahoy, mateys. Have you heard the big news? According to a Gainesville Sun report published on Sept. 14, one of the most highly anticipated, enormously popular holidays of the entire year is almost here and people from all over the world are ready...