ZOmegaZ writes: It's been a few months making it to their website, but the Pirate Party has endorsed their first candidate for US Congress. Stephen Collings is running as an independent in Tennessee's fifth district. TN-5 is presently represented by Jim Cooper, a "Blue Dog" Democrat. More information can be found at the campaign's site. In the interest of full disclosure, I should probably mention that I am Stephen Collings.