Pirate63

Linguist Free

Retired Irish curmudgeon and part-time pirate. Currently hiding out in Ecuador

Recent Comments

  1. about 2 hours ago on Andy Capp

    I always used to lie about where I was lying and who I was laying.

    In Andy’s case, it’s a case of letting sleeping dogs lie … er … lay.

  2. about 2 hours ago on Kliban

    Climate change forced Ahab to adopt a different strategy for hunting whales.

  3. about 2 hours ago on That is Priceless

    " Go ahead and try it, wise guy. I dare you. "

  4. about 2 hours ago on That is Priceless

    So, she’s a dreadnaught ?

  5. about 2 hours ago on That is Priceless

    Is she any relation to “Fat Fingers” Fazdaglionini, the most inept pickpocket in Florence ?

  6. about 2 hours ago on Pickles

    One of the most important things in maintaining domestic bliss is to own two television sets. My esposa marvellosa can contentedly watch her favorite telenovela (soaps) and I can happily watch my sports without friction.

  7. about 2 hours ago on Non Sequitur

    Unfortunately, war and the economics of war are the driving forces behind exploration. The New World would not have been “discovered”. settled, and exploited if it weren’t for Fernando and Isabella of Spain needing new avenues of revenue to conquer the Moorish Kingdom of Granada, unify Spain, and prosecute all the Moors and Jews in Spain under the guise of the Spanish Inquisition. ( “NOBODY expects the Spanish Inquisition !! " )

  8. about 3 hours ago on Looks Good on Paper

    Then you obviously missed the point of the cartoon.

    As a two-time combat Vet, I heartily applaud Dan for pointing out that sexual preferences, religion, or ethnicity should have no bearing on how a veteran is honored.

  9. about 3 hours ago on Looks Good on Paper

    You obviously missed the point of the cartoon.

  10. about 3 hours ago on Looks Good on Paper

    Bye, Bye!