Royal Baby Glee Leads To #RoyalFetus Talk On Twitter From Anti-Abortion Conservatives

Excitement over the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s baby was too non-political for the taste of some.

1. With Royal Baby madness in full effect, after reports that Kate Middleton has gone into labor, the conversation has blown up online and on Twitter where #RoyalBaby was trending.

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2. Naturally, this joyous occasion was the perfect time to have a conversation about abortion.

Aaron Worthing

@AaronWorthing

So why are they talking about a #royalbaby and not a #royalfetus? Because we only call it a fetus when the mother wants to kill it

Adam Brooks

@adam1bomb

That awkward moment when the Royal Fetus becomes the #RoyalBaby. #AbortionLies #RoyalBabyWatch #EveryLifeMatters

David

@FreeAndBrave1

Can’t wait until the #RoyalFetus magically turns into a living, breathing human being!! Could be any minute now!!

Kevin Kane

@kkane_3

How come all the pro-abortion baby killers are calling it a “royal baby” and not a “royal fetus”? Enlighten me.

6. And shoehorn politics into the conversation.

Shouldn't liberals refer to the being within Kate Middleton's womb as the royal fetus, not the royal baby?

— Elizabeth Gray Henry (@elizabethgray1)

Elizabeth Gray Henry

@elizabethgray1

Shouldn’t liberals refer to the being within Kate Middleton’s womb as the royal fetus, not the royal baby?

Somewhat confused about this #RoyalBaby hoopla. Isn't it still a Royal fetus? Or like a Royal mass of cells? Help me out here @BarackObama

— Zac Smith (@zsmith001)

Zac Smith

@zsmith001

Somewhat confused about this #RoyalBaby hoopla. Isn’t it still a Royal fetus? Or like a Royal mass of cells? Help me out here @BarackObama

Someday, a Royal Fetus will be aborted. And it will have been #ObamasFault, too. #p2

— Shoq Value (@Shoq)

Shoq Value

@Shoq

Someday, a Royal Fetus will be aborted. And it will have been #ObamasFault, too. #p2

Seriously...I know, the Libs can't have it both ways."@DLoesch: #RoyalFetus"

— Lee Fogarty (@OhioLee)

Lee Fogarty

@OhioLee

Seriously…I know, the Libs can’t have it both ways.”@DLoesch: #RoyalFetus”

10. With a shot at Wendy Davis.

If only Princess Kate had chose to #StandWithWendy she would not have to deal with this #RoyalFetus

— NavyTim (@ChiefNavyTim)

NavyTim

@ChiefNavyTim

If only Princess Kate had chose to #StandWithWendy she would not have to deal with this #RoyalFetus

11. And a sprinkle of media distaste.

Shouldn't NBC be calling it "The Royal Fetus" I mean....it's not out yet and I'm sure an abortion is still on the table #TCOT

— Tommy Rayder (@Tommy91)

Tommy Rayder

@Tommy91

Shouldn’t NBC be calling it “The Royal Fetus” I mean….it’s not out yet and I’m sure an abortion is still on the table #TCOT

Funny how the media doesn't refer to Kate's kid as a 'royal fetus'. No, they say 'baby'. Guess it's only a fetus when it's not wanted.

— Janie (@_CrazyCajun)

Janie

@_CrazyCajun

Funny how the media doesn’t refer to Kate’s kid as a ‘royal fetus’. No, they say ‘baby’. Guess it’s only a fetus when it’s not wanted.

13. Topped off with commentary on President Obama’s words about Trayvon Martin.

President Obama - "51 years ago I could have been that #RoyalFetus "

— CuringStupid (@CuringStupid)

CuringStupid

@CuringStupid

President Obama - “51 years ago I could have been that #RoyalFetus “

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Adrian Carrasquillo is a political reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.
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