Plunder Th' Booty er Walk Th' Plank: Talk Like a Pirate Day Giveaway!

September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Heather Stephens | Categorized in: FatWallet, Entertainment

Plunder Th' Booty er Walk Th' Plank!

Ahoy, ye scallywags!
'Ttis that time o' th' year! Talk Like a Pirate Day!
Down below be th' nitty-gritty on winnin' the loot: Booty Bag of FatWallet Schwag!

Yo Ho Ho! How T' Talk Like a Pirate Fer Ye Dummies:

(pirate lingo!):

Aaaarrrrgggghhhh! - exhortation of discontent or disgust
Ahoy! - Hello!
Ahoy, Matey - Hello, my friend!
Ahoy, me Hearties! - the same as saying "Hello, my friends!"
All hand hoay! - comparable to all hands on deck

Avast ye - stop and check this out or pay attention
Aye - yes
Batten down the hatches - put everything away on the ship and tie everything down because a storm is brewing
Bilge-sucking - insult
Blimey! - exhortation of surprise
Blow me down! - expression of shock of disbelief akin to "Holy Crap!"
Blow the man down - command to kill someone
Booty - treasure
Buccaneer - a pirate
Bucko - a buccaneer
Cat O'Nine Tails - a whip with nine strands
Corsair- pirates in the Mediterranean Sea
Crow's nest - small platform atop the mast where the lookout stands
Cutlass - short heavy curved bladed sword used by pirates
Davy Jones' Locker - fabled, mythical place at the bottom of the ocean where the evil spirit of Davy Jones brings sailor and pirates to die
Dead men tell no tales - phrase indicating to leave no survivors
Doubloons - other coins or found in pirate hoards and stashes
Feed the fish - will soon die
Hang 'im from the yardarm - punishment of those captured in battle
Head - the pirate ship's toilet
Heave Ho - give it some muscle and push it
Hempen Halter - a noose for hanging
Hornswaggle - to defraud or cheat out of money or belongings
Jacob's Ladder - the rope ladder one uses to climb aboard a sloop
Jolly Roger - pirate's flag including white skull and crossbones over a black field
Lad, lass, lassie - a younger person
Landlubber - big, slow clumsy person who doesn't know how to sail
Mizzen - third mast from the bow of the ship on ships that have three or more masts
Old Salt - an experienced sailor
Pieces of eight - coins or found in pirate stashes
Pillage - rob, sack or plunder
Poop deck - the part of the ship farthest to the back, which is usually above the captain's quarters. This is not the bathroom.
Privateer - government-sponsored pirates
Rum - pirate's traditional alcoholic beverage
Run a shot across the bow - warning shot to another vessel's captain
Savvy? - do you understand and do you agree?
Scallywag - mild insult akin to rapscallion or rogue
Scurvy dog - the pirate is talking directly to you with mild insult
Scuttle - to sink a ship
Seadog - old pirate or sailor
Shark bait - will soon join Davy Jones' Locker
Shipshape - cleaned up and under control
Shiver me timbers! - comparable to "Holy Crap!"
Son of a Biscuit Eater - insult directed towards someone you don't like
Thar she blows! - Whale sighting
Three sheets to the wind - someone who is very drunk. One sheet is mildly drunk and four sheets is passed out.
Walk the plank - punishment in which person walks off a board jutting over the side of the ship while at sea. The consequence is drowning and a visit to Davy Jones' Locker.
Weigh anchor and hoist the mizzen! - pull up the anchor and the sail and let's get going
Ye - you
Yo Ho Ho - cheerful exhortation to demand attention



Avast ye buckaneers!

The wenches on the FatWallet social media team have plundered the schwag room in search of treasures ye all will be wantin'!

We're giving away these treasures to 25 FatWallet members in honor of Talk Like a Pirate Day!

  • 1 Reusable metal water bottle
  • 1 FatWallet t-shirt
  • 1 FatWallet box cutter
  • 1 FatWallet CD opener
  • 1 FatWallet pen
  • 1 FatWallet thinking putty


All Th' Ways Ye Can Plunder Th' Booty:

  • Enter your name, email, and FatWallet user name in the form on Facebook
  • Parley, (comment) on this blog post for one entry
  • Parley, (comment) in the forums for one entry
  • After entering yer name and email on the Facebook form, share yer referral link with yer mateys on Facebook for one entry
  • Follow @FatWallet on Twitter and then tweet about this giveaway to yer friends!
  • Follow FatWallet on Pinterest and pin a FatWallet deal for one entry
  •  

'tis Giveaway b' endin' at midnight t'night SeptembARrr 19, 2012 and here b' th' affidavit!
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September 19, 2012 | Posted By: TAZ420
Shiver me timbers!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: babiexnicci
Love ye giveaway!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: tiplernorth
YO Ho HO
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: iowahawkeye
Aye, booty a plenty.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: mrGman
Is that my pegleg or are you just happy to see me?? Scallywag!!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: mysticamythist
Come on ye scallywags and give a fellow bucko some booty!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: WashingtonState
Swab me deck ye scallywags or you be walking the plank.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: veetec1
Yo Ho Ho and a bottle of Rum!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Trepies001
Shiver me timbers!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: krislovejmt
Ahoy, ye scallywags!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: miniellbee
Arrr! Give me the loot, matey!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: sLinktastic
Aye, all scallywags aboard!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: lds322
Ye better not be hornswaggling us!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: runrgrl26
yarr
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: rfarrow
Ahoy scallywags
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: MISTERCHEAP
ARRGH!!! this be a blimey repost!! LOCK and make Heather walk the plank!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: bbarker
Pirate socks? Arrrrrgyle!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: rsuaver
Aaaarrrrgggghhhh! Better Win!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: pinballbob
Ahoy! It's Talk Like a Pirate Day! ARRGH!!! Gimme all ye booty!Or I'll make ya Walk the plank,Aaaarrrrgggghhhh!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: HouseWife1973
Arr, Ye Scurvy Little Swabs, 'Tis Booty's Mine
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: ecomajor
Blimey! Aaaarrrrgggghhhh! I want it
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: craziecatlady6
ARRGH!!! this be a blimey repost!! LOCK and make Heather walk the plank! Shiver me timbers!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: DahDee
Dead men tell no poop decks! Wait. I mean, Weigh Seadog and hoist the Corset, Corsair! No, Batten down the Hornswaggle! Yar!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: collegerunner
Thar she blows!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: TestarossaFate
Thar she blows, what a fawesome pillage of thy plunder shall she be!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: nonamesleft
Blimey!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: brendatic
Yo ho ho and a bottle of yum!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: dragoon976
Arr, I believe that fatwallet booty belongs to me!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: gohdes
Shiver me timbers!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: chino49
Cap'n Crunch at ye service.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: herpderp
Yaaaaaaarrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrr- *breath* -rrrrrrrrrrrr!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: IndianInUSA
count me in... i want them :)
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Bogartofelcajon
Aye Mateys!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: HotChildintheCity
Contest is arrghmazing!!!!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Nick56748
Shiver me timbers! Even if I don't win I'll come Hornswaggle this booty from ye!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: mistymc
Ahoy Matey's
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: ChrisDarland
Ayyye! A contest to plunderrr!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: wakkoviper
the booty!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: morecowbell
cap'n and coke, please
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: VentureScout
yo ho
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: GetMaxCashBack
Avast ye scallywag! Pass the booty or ye shall soon feed the fish!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: shailpat
I demand for a winnnnnnnn yo gotta aye aye
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: slappycakes
Arrgg-vey.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: celona
Aaaarrrrgggghhhhhhh I'm in!!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: schanro
Argh matey... I too want to get my hands on that treasure.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: pmen2k1
blow me down! AARGHHHHH!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: DanTsx
SOS! Shivvverr me timmmbers
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: stevenash
Ahoy boyz!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: mrkk
Ahoy scallywags
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: jostanurse
A pirate walks into the bar and orders a jug o' grog. Bartender says, "Hey Cap'n, why are ye wearing an eye patch?"
Cap'n says: "Cuz I haven't got enough booty to afford an I-Pad!"
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: george2001
Aaaaarrrrrrrrrrrrrrggggggggggg!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: frenchylarue
... and a bottle of Rum!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: thetobster
I be needin' that lovely booty
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: mjfriedman123
Ahoy! Poop deck Blimey! Hornswaggle Scallywag Batten down the hatches Shark bait Doubloons Aaaarrrrgggghhhh! Weigh anchor and hoist the mizzen! Bucko
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: packratmarty
I love booty!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: usolsons
this old seadog needs some booty, me sea chest be empty
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: freebiemaniac
Ahoy FatWallet mates! I need help finding my treasure!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: nickandmattsmom
Would love to win! @nickandmattsmom
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Technologist
Argh Bucko! Pick me to win, Savvy?
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: TheNomad
Am I too late to the party ??
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: jchenwang
Aaaarrrrgggghhhh! Ahoy!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: CocoBliss
Scallywags! I would love to win!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: spacecallahan
arrr you say booty and yer walking the plank
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: twm01
nice!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Johneverd
Avast yee scurvy dogs, this be my booty!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: mogelijk
If'n you dont' want to be shark bait, then give me the plunder!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Donedealzz
Shiver me timbers!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: zeeterman
Shiver me sphincter!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: shahnm
Oh. Hello there.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: wwdme
The blarsted dog pissed on me again!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: stanguy
yo ho ho and a bottttle of rum
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: VegasVegan
Well blow me down...I could bounce a doubloon off that lassie's poop deck.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: jeff71
Avast, ye scurvy dogs! Prepare to be boarded!!!!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: smeagle
Arr, righty then.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: paychecktopaycheck
Avast ye great prizes, and a fun contest, aye!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: dvmxtwo
Aaarrrrrrgh!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: fir3ball
Arg!!!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: sakko
properly warned be ye, says I
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: bguy
Mmmm, Rum
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: CheapFlyer
Show me the booty!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: turtlebug
Aye! Batten down the hatches, the booty's mine!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: suezyque
Heave Ho thar booty thisaway!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: peas
I'm just here for the booty
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: Redbeard25
arr
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: sjelg
yo ho ho, give me the booty
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: piyush123
In for one I hope!!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: joelbert
Argh lookin to plunder me some schwag.
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: JhakaasDesi
aarg, ten thousand blue blistering barnacles! where's the booty at?
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: sthzp9
Yo Ho Ho
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: brainpain
Yo ho ha - while facebook be the bilge, we're more than a mite grateful that ye decided to give us a posting to respond to instead. Now no need to run down the plank and jump in the locker, savvy? :)
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: ILFatBottomGirl
Ahoy!
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: CFnnnCO
spent last night in the belly of a whale
September 19, 2012 | Posted By: scoutconnor
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