That's right ladies and gents.
It is International Talk Like a Pirate Day!
(image lovingly borrowed from http://uf.gsps.googlepages.com/home found using google image search)
From my friend Liz:
What is a pirate's favorite knitting pattern?
If you're on Ravelry, I encourage you to check these two things out:
And regardless of being on Ravelry - you need to check out all of the patterns and pictures here:
Knitting Skulls from Flickr