08/09/2014 09:01 BST | Updated 08/09/2014 17:00 BST

Royal Baby News: The Funniest Twitter Reactions

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It was the news all of Twitter had been waiting for.

Well, not quite all...

Yes, the Duchess of Cambridge is expecting her second child. And the timing - when it comes to the Scottish referendum - could not be better:

That's right - Twitter is already speculating over the royal baby's name:

Some people are already wondering how the news will affect Prince George:

While others are feeling an affinity with the Duchess:

Of course, there's more than one angle on this story. The Daily Mail one...

And the tech one...

Which of course will be tomorrow's announcement:

Still, anything will be better than David Cameron's sarcastic response:

And Alex Salmond could yet play his trump card:

But perhaps it's all just a ruse?