On the same day British royalty announced the name of their newborn, some of Minnesota's own royalty announced some exciting birth news. Minnesota native and Twins All-Star catcher Joe Mauer and his wife Maddie announced the birth of twin baby girls earlier today (Wednesday).
In the category of "news that isn't news at all", Kim Kardashian and Kanye West had their baby daughter over Father's Day weekend, and now tabloid buzz is centered on what "Kimye" decided to call their little bundle of joy.
In this world of instant news information flying around on Twitter, Reddit, and a variety of other online forums for social news, Kim and Kanye's little girl's name could be leaked before she wants to announce it. Who would do such a thing?
Every parent likes to brag up how talented their child is, but I think it would be hard to top the athletic prowess of little 7 1/2 month old Ryder of Queensland Australia, who is already water skiing.
Last week we reported that a horrible mom was letting the internet vote to decide the name of her child for a measly $5,000. We can now thankfully say that the whole thing was a big, stinking hoax, perpetrated by none other than the company holding the contest.
Suddenly we feel very lucky to have been born in the '80s. Back then, our biggest naming danger was being called Brandi or Lacey. One mom-to-be is letting the internet name her child, so who knows what it will be called.