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Talk Like A Pirate Day

In honor of International Talk Like a Pirate Day, here’s an English-to-Pirate Speak Translator. You can also plug in a URL and have an entire Web page translated to Pirate.

Internet Find

With Hurricane Florence battering the East Coast, you may be looking for somewhere with up-to-the-minute info. Our go-to hurricane blog is Weather Underground’s Category 6, which has dozens of well-informed amateur forecasters — and even a handful of pros.

This Day in History

2015 Former REO Speedwagon guitarist Gary Richrath dies at 65 after suffering complications from a stomach ailment brought on by alcoholism. 2009 Kanye West, disappointed that “Single Ladies” didn’t win, interrupts 19-year-old country singer Taylor Swift onstage as she accepts the MTV Video Music Award for Best Female Video. He snatches the mic from her and announces, “Yo, Taylor I’m really happy for you, I’m-a […]

Internet Find

It’s even better than Cliff’s Notes. Get the down-and-dirty on all sorts of books at Book-a-Minute.

Labor Day Box Office

1. Crazy Rich Asians – $28.3 million 2. The Meg – $13.4 million 3. Mission: Impossible – Fallout – $9.1 million 4. Operation Finale – $7.8 million 5. Searching – $7.7 million (Totals are for the four-day Labor Day weekend) Crazy Rich Asians continues to make crazy money at the box office. The rom-com earned another $28.3 million during the […]