U.K.’s ‘Private Eye’ Wins Royal Baby Headline Wars

Private Eye, which Wikipedia describes as a “ fortnightly British satirical and current affairs magazine,” is out with what is clearly the best headline regarding the future King of England:



That about sums it up for me.

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  1. Anderson says:

    They may win for headlines, but the Onion’s coverage is telling us what the other media fear to report.

  2. Neil Hudelson says:

    Of course the Bugle Podcast is probably the best satirical news coverage of all events, British and otherwise. Their over-the-topness of the royal baby has been fantastic.

    Essentially, if you aren’t listening to them I don’t want to be your friend.