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September the 19th, 2019 - [current]

ūüŹī‚Äć‚ė†ÔłŹūü¶ú-International Talk-Like-A-Pirate Day edition-ūüŹī‚Äć‚ė†ÔłŹūü¶ú
  • ...that both¬†Ringtail Van Dukke¬†and¬†Danblane McDuck¬†were pirate ancestors of the¬†Duck family¬†(Ringtail on the Duck side of the family and Danblane on the¬†McDuck side)?
  • ...that the 17th century pirate¬†Captain Blackheart¬†once kidnapped a time-traveling¬†Scrooge McDuck, his¬†grandnephews,¬†Gyro Gearloose, and the¬†Beagle Boys, and forced them to sing at his birthday party, before attempting to steal Scrooge's fortune?
  • ...that the feared pirate¬†Captain Flint¬†hid his treasure on¬†Treasure Island?
  • ...that¬†Captain Hook's hand was devoured by the¬†Tick-Tock Crocodile¬†in¬†Neverland?
  • ...that pirate¬†Captain Pedro Jacinto Alvarado, along with his sidekick¬†Cachorro, was turned to stone for 453 years while searching for the the¬†Wishing Crown, before being revived in 2017?
  • ...that¬†Don Karnage¬†is the captain of a crew of¬†Sky Pirates¬†who raid cargo planes aboard their airship, the¬†Iron Vulture?


August the 10th, 2019 - September the 19th, 2019

ūüĎĽ-50th anniversary of the Haunted Mansion edition-ūüĎĽ


July the 24th, 2019 - August the 10th, 2019

July the 18th, 2019 - July the 24th, 2019


May the 7th, 2019 - July the 18th, 2019


March the 12th, 2019 - May the 7th, 2019

ūüíĽ-30th Anniversary of the World Wide Web edition-ūüíĽ


January the 26th, 2019 - March the 12th, 2019

January the 24th, 2019 - January the 26th, 2019



November the 21st, 2018 - December the 14th, 2018:

November the 11th, 2018 - November the 21st, 2018:

November the 5th, 2018 - November the 11th, 2018:


October the 29th, 2018 - November the 5th, 2018:

ūüéÉ-Halloween edition-ūüéÉ

October the 22nd, 2018 - October the 29th, 2018:

ūüéĀ-SMW third anniversary edition-ūüéĀ

October the 13th, 2018 - October the 22nd, 2018:

October the 8th, 2018 - October the 13th, 2018:


September the 18th, 2018 - October the 8th, 2018:

  • ...that the¬†Green Moon¬†is made entirely of cheese?
  • ...that¬†Terries¬†wear bow ties while¬†Fermies¬†wear four-in-hand neckties?
  • ...that the¬†Master Wizard¬†and his people will re-materialize at an unknown point in the future?
  • ...that¬†Alice¬†was¬†Pete's first nemesis?

September the 9th, 2018 - September the 18th, 2018:

September the 5th, 2018 - September the 9th, 2018:

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