Me n th'crew be havin' a lot of fun 'round the FatWallet ship t'day and wanted to share it with all ye scallywags!
It's yer wench, Heather here, and I'm gonna show ye saucy sailors how to make the most out of Talk Like a Pirate day includin' the nitty-gritty on how to win a Booty Bag of FatWallet Schwag!
Belay that landlubber language:
Aaarrrggghhh! ~I agree! Ahoy! ~ hello! Ahoy Matey ~ hello my friend! Ahoy me Hearties! ~ hello my friends! Avast! ~ check it out! Avast ye! ~ attention! Aye ~ yes Aye Aye ~ yes sir Be ~ am, is, are Bearings ~ loaction Beauty ~ compliment to women Belay ~ stop Bilge sucking ~ insult Booty ~ treasure Buccaneer ~ pirate Bungling ~ mistake making Chart ~ map Doubloons ~ coins Davey Jones Locker ~ bottom of the sea Grog ~ alcoholic beverage Hands ~ sailors Hearties ~ friends Head ~ bathroom Hornswaggle ~ cheat out of money
Lass ~ woman Lubber/Land Lubber ~ not a sailor (wimp) Matey ~ friend Me ~ my Mess ~ cafeteria/dining room Maroon ~ abandoned on deserted island Mutiny ~ Sailors overthrow captain Parley ~ conversation between enemies Plunder ~ steal Rum ~ alcoholic beverage of choice Sauce ~ back-talk Saucy ~ sexy Ship shape ~ under control Shiver me timbers ~ scary Sea legs ~ balanced walking at sea Seaman ~ sailor Smartly ~ quickly Squall ~ storm Square ~ fair Swing ~ hang by the neck Three sheets to the wind ~ drunk Wench ~ woman
Pirate yer Facebook Account:
Grab yer Booty Bag 'o FatWallet Schwag:
In Honor of Talk Like a Pirate Day, we pillaged the schwag room here and scrounged up a motherload (24 sacks) a schwag we be sharin' with ye all!
Here's how we're fixin to divy it up:
6 on Facebook:
Go to the FatWallet facebook page, like us (if ye'don't already), enter your email and share the contest with ye friends.
6 on Twitter
ReTweet this giveaway blog post to ye'mateys including (@FatWallet and the link to this post) in your tweet so me know ye'tweeted us.
6 on here on ye Blog
Comment on this blog post letting me know why yer a wantin' the booty bag!
6 in the Forums
Comment in the forums letting me know why yer a wantin' the booty bag!
24 winners will be drawn randomly tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern). You can enter in all 4 places to increase your chances, but only one bag will be awarded per person. Eligible entries received before 10:00 a.m. ET/9:00 a.m. CT, September 20, 2011. Please review the official rules for this giveaway.