Wednesday, April 8, 2009

There Are Pirates Out There

The Times:

An American crew has seized back control of a container ship that was commandeered by pirates in the Indian Ocean today, according to the Pentagon.

The military official said the crew was holding one pirate in custody while the others were reported to “be in the water”. The official, speaking on condition of anonymity, would not confirm how the Somalis found their way into the ocean.

Presumably, it went something like this:

1 comment:

  1. I love that scene. I wonder if modern day pirates have any olden day pirate elements, like eye patches and parrots.