How Royal Baby Fever Points to a Royal Longing (Or: Yes, This is a #JesusJuke)

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So, in case you weren't on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, or seen every tabloid from here to kingdom come, Prince William and Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, had a healthy little baby boy (name unannounced at the time of this writing) yesterday--and people have completely lost it. Royal Wedding fever was one thing. Royal¬†baby¬†fever is quite another. Now, there are a lot of different social factors at work. For one thing, babies are adorable. I see them and I instinctively start making … [Read more...]