SWMBO encourages us to begin to celebrate another, somewhat newer tradition during Holy Week, the tradition of zapping pirates.

The MV Maersk Alabama incident in 2009 gave us:

Yesterday and today, USS Nicholas (FFG-47) and USS Farragut (DDG-99) each contributed to the new tradition:

This could be bigger than Festivus. Feats of marksmanship and fire control, perhaps? Airing of grievances, for sure!

H/T The Sniper

Posted by UltimaRatioReg in Maritime Security, Navy

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