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Ahoy, mateys ! Thar be Jewish pirates!

September 19 is Talk Like A Pirate Day

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/up_front/article/ahoy_mateys_thar_be_jewish_pirates_20060915

Jewish piracy has been around since well before the Barbary pirates first preyed on ships during the Crusades. In the time of the Second Temple, Jewish historian Flavius Josephus records that Hyrcanus accussed Aristobulus of "acts of piracy at sea."

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