Arrrr, matey! I'm a little early with this post, but that gives you more time to prepare. September 19 is International Talk Like A Pirate Day! In honor of this huge event, there are several websites you should know about. Here's the official American site , and here's the official British site . There will be events all over that you can participate in, or you can have your own celebration and send them photos . And if you want a pirate name, check this site out . I be Black-Hearted Bob, avast ye! If you be wantin' to talk like a pirate too, here's a quick lexicon .