Thursday, July 30, 2015

Black Tot Day tomorrow

Arrrhh. Tomorrow be Black Tot Day, ye 45th anniversarie of ye ende of ye Royal Navy rum ration. Details here, thanks to Pusser's Rum (and with h/t to Colonel Dwight H. Sullivan, USMCR (Ret)). Readers are encouraged to observe this sad day with appropriate ceremonie, such as listening to a D'Oyly Carte Opera Company performance of HMS Pinafore, followed by or accompanyinge ye onloading of hazardous liquids in bulke.

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