The AdamsUPDATE, FEB. 22, 6:51 A.M.: The Pentagon reports all four passengers aboard a yacht that was hijacked by Somali pirates are dead, including the former Newport Beach couple that owned the S/V Quest.A Navy warship was following the S/V Quest and U.S. officials were negotiating with t ... More >>
Shiver me timbers! If you thought pirates were anything like Johnny Depp, think twice. Aaaaaarrrrrggghh! Orange County boaters were robbed of their booty this month . . . and the pirates still have not been found.
Can't get enough high-seas drama? Check out this post from Running Scared, the news blog of our NYC sister paper, The Village Voice:
The crew of the M/V Maersk Alabama acted quickly to take
control of key areas of the vessel after Somali pirates attacked on
April 8, according to a crewmember's accou ... More >>
Abandon all hope, ye who enter here, for there’s dark waters ahead for any hearties that don’t heed the annual call of International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Is it September 19 again already?
TLAP Day was started on a whim by John Baur and Mark Summers, known in the piratical world as Cap’n Sl ... More >>