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Congrats, English-type people

Congratulations to the British royal family on the birth of Tyrion Khaleesi Jeoffrey Cambridge. Don’t drink too much on your boar hunts, kid.

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Jul. 23rd, 2013 02:42 am (UTC)
That's Tyrion Khaleesi Joffrey Windsor, peasant.

(William Windsor : Duke of Cambridge :: Barack Obama : President of the United States of America.)

Edited at 2013-07-23 02:43 am (UTC)
Jul. 23rd, 2013 02:52 am (UTC)
No less an expert than the internet assures me they're calling him "Baby Cambridge" and that they take the last name of their titles or some such. Supposedly, the prince was "Lt. Wales" when he had the boots and gun.

I totally cop to being a peasant, though.
Jul. 23rd, 2013 02:55 am (UTC)
Ah, but "Baby Cambridge" is a title, which is quite different from the full name! These things are complicated. For that matter, I should probably have said Mountbatten-Windsor, though it's not entirely clear whether princes use that name or whether it's reserved for non-princes descended from Her Maj.
Jul. 23rd, 2013 03:44 am (UTC)
I looked it up briefly before doing this joke, and I was surprised by how complicated it was. The Daily Beast says Baby Cambridge can take "Cambridge" as his name if he wants (as others in the family have done) but it's totally up to him and he can change it if he wants.

Royals. They ain't like real people.
Jul. 23rd, 2013 04:05 am (UTC)
So true.
Jul. 23rd, 2013 07:39 pm (UTC)
But "real" MEANS "royal"! ;-)
Jul. 23rd, 2013 08:30 pm (UTC)
"Keepin' it royal" just doesn't have the same ring to it.
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