Arr! It be Talk Like a Pirate Day. Ye olde tradition was created nineteen years ago this day by John Baur (Ol’ Chumbucket) and Mark Summers (Cap’n Slappy) of Oregon. Costumes have always been part of observances, but pirate-talkers have also dressed up their scurvy dogs and other pets. Here are the Top Ten ‘Talk Like a Pirate Day’ pets!