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View Poll Results: What Title will the Queen bestow on William and Catherine?
Duke of Clarence 25 16.45%
Duke of Cambridge 68 44.74%
Duke of Sussex 5 3.29%
Duke of Windsor 8 5.26%
Duke of Kendall 2 1.32%
Earl of Something 8 5.26%
Hey! My choice isn't listed. I think it will be something else. 10 6.58%
Nothing. I think they will remain Prince and Princess William of Wales 26 17.11%
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:36 AM
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I thought the announcement would be made during the wedding ceremony

Everything I've read said that at around 8 a.m BST there would be an announcement about titles. We heard about Andrew and Edward's titles before their weddings, why wouldn't the same follow for William?
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:39 AM
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Why can't they announce the title during the engagement announcement and don't kill us with this suspense!
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:39 AM
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Everything I've read said that at around 8 a.m BST there would be an announcement about titles. We heard about Andrew and Edward's titles before their weddings, why wouldn't the same follow for William?
I didn't know that I guess the same will follow for William & Kate then.
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If they don't announce it soon I think some of us might self-cannibalize!
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:45 AM
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If they don't announce it soon I think some of us might self-cannibalize!
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:46 AM
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If they don't announce it soon I think some of us might self-cannibalize!
Should be just a matter of minutes now until the official announcement comes out of Buckingham Palace. Seems the commentators already know but as one stated "its top secret and if I said anything... I'd be in the tower within minutes".
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:46 AM
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Why can't they announce the title during the engagement announcement and don't kill us with this suspense!
Tradition!

*breaks into song from "Fiddler On The Roof"*

I'm in Central time, so it's about 1:45 AM. Tried to go to sleep at 10 PM and get 4 solid hours of sleep, but I just could not relax enough to doze off. Granted, I'm a chronic insomniac and had trouble sleeping the night before even after taking a pill. So I'm and awake to hear the announcement at 8 AM London time.
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:47 AM
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Should be just a matter of minutes now until the official announcement comes out of Buckingham Palace. Seems the commentators already know but as one stated "its top secret and if I said anything... I'd be in the tower within minutes".
I doubt they know as each media would like to be the first, so I guess once they know they will be mentioning it.
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:48 AM
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^I wouldn't be surprised if the announcement came via Twitter!
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:54 AM
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BBcA is still playing the Africa speical I seen it 4 times in the two days... I wish they would just switch to news already..........lol
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:55 AM
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I thought the BBC Online feed had gone live, but it hadn't. Come on already. LOL
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:56 AM
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I thought the BBC Online feed had gone live, but it hadn't. Come on already. LOL
Under 5 minutes now till the BBCA feed on TV.. yaaaay
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Old 04-29-2011, 02:58 AM
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So glad that guy from Clarence house FINALLY corrected them on the Princess Catherine thing... You'd think BRITISH JOURNALISTS covering all things royal would know by now...
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Okay...we (me, Lucky and Bailey my Shih Tzu's) are ready for the title!

Onto BBCA. Its 3 AM on the East Coast. What am I doing up!
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Old 04-29-2011, 03:00 AM
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Duke of Canbridge!!!!!!
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Prince William has been created Duke of Cambridge. This thread will now be closed. A new thread is available here.
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