Well, NAR released the August 2012 existing home sale numbers today. Yawn.

More importantly, it’s International Talk Like A Pirate Day and I’ve marked this day on my calendar for nearly as long as the 10-year run it’s had. Just mentioning the annual event to my kids makes them worry about me and yet be embarrassed for me at the the same time.

For more about this important holiday, you can get the story and go right to the founder’s web site.

And yes, home sales are up. [Pirate talk translator]


August Existing-Home Sales and Prices Rise [NAR] On Talk Like A Pirate Day Jonathan Miller Tells It Like It Is [Curbed DC] International Talk Like a Pirate Day [Wikipedia] International Talk Like A Pirate Day [Original Site] Google’s Pirate Themed Home Page [Google]


  1. Howard Arnoff September 19, 2012 at 3:24 pm

    Arghh matey. I can’t believe I depend on you to remind me every year. Happy Pirate Day.

  2. Jonathan Miller September 19, 2012 at 4:01 pm

    Avast me harty! (likewise!)

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