Blog When a trend has gone too far So I’m at the airport, waiting for the fabulous Laurie Halse Anderson‘s flight to get in, and I see a man walk past with a pirate-themed pet carrier. I was filled with an urge to ask, deadpan, if his cat was really a pirate. October 14, 2007 By Sara Trivia redux: thrift score Photo post You Might Also Like Ill-advised May 14, 2007 In which I am both more and less available November 30, 2009 Cold calling, part two November 7, 2002 sdn October 14, 2007 at 3:28 pm have fun with lha and give her a hug from me. also: as you know, i think pirates are muggers in boats, and i don’t understand why everyone is so into them. cora agrees, or would if she had a brain. gish'ra October 15, 2007 at 12:22 pm I spent the summer of 1995 logged on to a Star Trek based MUD, as a Klingon freighter captain, talking like a pirate with my navigator. Really, it was all his idea (her idea? no, probably, ‘his’). Sometime between then and now, I got really sick of them and your post gives me hope that like-minded people will prevail.