British Royal Family Joins Twitter
Friday, July 10, 2009 at 07:08 PM EDT
This addition will doubtless complement the existing Royal YouTube channel. H.M. the Queen may be getting on in years, but her â€œfamily firmâ€ actually does a very good job of keeping up with communications technology.
Unfortunately, the glimpse of royal life provided will not be as intimate as you might hope; the intention apparently is to use Twitter for announcements:
This is probably wise, given the penchant of some members of the Royal Family for exploring their tonsils with their toes.
This article originally appeared on Rich's Random Walks.