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 Welcome to Bordertown is out today May 24, 2011 More Spain photos November 24, 2005 For the designers in the house January 9, 2006 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.