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Cork-born pirate Anne Bonney


Dictionary of Irish Biography writes:

We’ve curated a selection of our most notorious rogues – pirates, thieves and murderers – for some Lockdown Reading. We start with Anne Bonney, perhaps the most famous female pirate of all time, who terrorised the coasts of Cuba and Hispaniola…

DIB Rogues: Anne Bonney, pirate (Dictionary of Irish Biography)

loyalistLisburn, Belfast, yesterday.

Mt writes:

I’m living next to a fairly loyalist area in Belfast and work next to a similarly loyalist area in Lisburn so naturally my daily commute this month is a pretty “Flegy” affair.
New additions this week to the regulars (Union Jack, Scottish flag, ulster banner, and UVF flag) are the pirate flag in Lisburn above and the Confederate flag just down the road. I’m not sure if its satire or I should watch my back for slavers..


Related: Pirates Of The Mildly Insane (Slugger O’Toole)


loyalistThis morning.

Mt writes:

Israeli flag in the mix this morning near Ballymacash