After months of fevered speculation surrounding William and Kate's first child, Britain's third in line to the throne, the duchess of Cambridge was finally admitted to the hospital Monday morning in London. With nothing to discuss beyond the growing group of media outside St. Mary's, and the news that Kate's labor was "progressing smoothly," Twitter has gone wild with jokes about the "#royalbaby."
Here's a look at some of the best so far:
Royal baby's definitely on the way. William's just been spotted with this guy. pic.twitter.com/JUJimyIhkY— October Jones (@OctoberJones) July 11, 2013
Kristen Stewart reacts to the royal baby news!! pic.twitter.com/oN5Xw6fYtX— Nath Valvo (@nathvalvo) July 22, 2013
BREAKING: Exclusive first pictures of Royal Baby leaked. pic.twitter.com/pJzgMloiOg— Ramadanny McMoomins (@Danny_McMoomins) July 22, 2013
The Guardian's UK homepage allows anti-royalists readers to scourge all baby news from their headlines.
How the royal baby was conceived. Possibly. http://t.co/wU3YoZ1p6c— BuzzFeed UK (@BuzzFeedUK) July 22, 2013
One major reason to get your royal baby news from the Guardian … pic.twitter.com/QhcX6RXMuP— Jonathan Haynes (@JonathanHaynes) July 22, 2013