It’s funny how things change and how the world has different perceptions of a people. You see, people have long memories. Somali Pirates Vow Revenge on U.S., France on Rescues – is the news currently. Also, the Somalis have taken pot-shots at a US politician in Mogadishu according to Voice of America. This all flies… Continue reading Pirate’s Revenge
Two news items this week display the different fortunes of different sorts of pirate. First we have a Pirate ‘washes ashore with cash’ from Monday when the Somali pirates en route home from collecting their ransom for the Sirius Star super-tanker capsized. Most swam ashore without the loot, one kept the loot and drowned –… Continue reading Not all Pirates Win, but Most Do!