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....the newborn prince has been named....
Long life to him!
Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph, Sunday Telegraph - Telegraph
  • Profile picture of the author HeySal
    Kewl. I just hope for the little one's sake, he takes after his mommy. LOL.
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    I wanted them to call him Dave
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    • Profile picture of the author Kay King
      My favorite name announcement came from Shepard Smith on Fox. I like him because his persona is sort of "here's the news but let's not take it too seriously."

      He referred to the new kid as "His Majesty, the baby..." and when a guest from the UK talked about the name and the King Georges of the past, Shepard innocently (sure) asked "could he choose to become King Jorge instead of King George"?
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      • Profile picture of the author Alexa Smith
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        On their coronation, they don't normally use their previous first names (or the names by which they were known) as their monarch names. "George VI" (the Queen's father) was actually called "Bertie" (Albert), and his brother, "Edward VIII", was called David. It's all very English ...
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        • Profile picture of the author bizgrower
          Originally Posted by Alexa Smith View Post

          On their coronation, they don't normally use their previous first names (or the names by which they were known) as their monarch names. "George VI" (the Queen's father) was actually called "Bertie" (Albert), and his brother, "Edward VIII", was called David. It's all very English ...
          Soooooo, King Lexy perhaps?
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  • Profile picture of the author MikeTucker
    I heard it was 8 pounds??
    Maybe I'm thinking as an IMer, but doesn't that sound
    cheap for a human baby?
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    • Profile picture of the author Kay King
      Maybe he was on sale because he had no hair?

      I'm happy for the couple - they both seem to be nice people with their feet firmly on the ground.
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      • Profile picture of the author MikeTucker
        Originally Posted by Kay King View Post

        Maybe he was on sale because he had no hair?

        I'm happy for the couple - they both seem to be nice people with their feet firmly on the ground.
        Exactly... As an American I couldn't care less about the whole "royalty"
        thing, but it's always good to see healthy babies born to good people.
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    • Profile picture of the author Mike Anthony
      Originally Posted by MikeTucker View Post

      I heard it was 8 pounds??
      Maybe I'm thinking as an IMer, but doesn't that sound
      cheap for a human baby?

      It was A WSO prelaunch with built in upsells in the 2nd through 17th year (like all kids - longer if college is included).
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