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Explain Like I'm 5: Bite sized answers to stuff you should know about - in a mini podcast

Mar 3, 2023

What was the point of the skull and bones pirate flag? why would you give away that you are a pirate? What does no quarter mean? What is the jolly roger? With pirates in literature like Blackbeard, Calico Jack, Long John Silver and Captain Jack, which pirates were historical and which were fictional? 

.. we explain like I'm five

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