Posts tagged "kate middleton pregnant"

The Soapbox: Can We Just Agree That Prank Calls Are The Worst?

There are many conversations to be had about the tragic death of Jacintha Saldanha, the King Edward VII nurse who took her own life last week, after she learned the “Queen” and “Prince Charles” that she patched through to Kate Middleton’s private ward were actually Australian radio DJs with the show 2DayFM. The pair, named…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 11, 2012

Australian Radio Station Donates Half Million Dollars To Family Of Jacintha Saldanha, Nurse Who Committed Suicide

The Australian radio station that aired a prank call to Kate Middleton’s London hospital could face criminal charges. It’s unclear whether the DJs on 2DayFM, Mel Greig and Michael Christian, made the decision to air the call, or the executives above them. This morning, the station announced it would donate $525K to the family of…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 11, 2012

Australian DJs Who Prank Called Kate Middleton’s Hospital Apologize

The Australian DJs whose prank call to Kate Middleton’s hospital, which lead nurse Jacintha Saldanha to commit suicide, have finally spoken out about the tragedy in an interview. Michael Christian and Mel Greig said they are “gutted, shattered and heartbroken” over the death. You can read the full transcript at the link. [News.com.au

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 10, 2012

Mommie Dearest: Let’s Give Pregnant Kate Middleton Some Space

If you’ve been living under a rock for the past few days, then allow me to be the first to share the breaking news: Princess Kate is pregnant! Now feel free to join in with the rest of the world as it goes absolutely completely bonkers in reaction.

I understand that a new…

By: Avital Norman Nathman / December 7, 2012

Jacintha Saldanha, Receptionist/Nurse Who Put Prank Callers Through To Kate Middleton’s Nurse, Found Dead

Jacintha Saldanha, the receptionist and nurse who put prank callers from an Australian radio station through to Kate Middleton’s personal nurse while the duchess was hospitalized earlier this week, has been found dead in a London park from a suspected suicide.

The prank callers were reportedly told confidential information about Kate’s pregnancy. Middleto…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 7, 2012

Prank Callers Put Through To Kate Middleton’s Personal Nurse

Prank callers from an Australian radio show pretending to be Prince Charles and the Queen were put through to Kate Middleton’s personal nurse at King Edward VII Hospital and were told confidential medical information about Kate’s pregnancy. Ooof. [NYMag.com]
Watch a deleted scene from “Girls.” Hannah’s not perky enough for a cupcake shop,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 5, 2012

5 Possible Explanations For Why Prince Harry Doesn’t Have A Royal Love Child

Sure, I’m excited that Kate Middleton is pregnant with The Most Important Baby Ever. (More than “excited” — I screamed out loud, actually.) But as usual, I’m more interested in what’s been going on in Prince Harry’s royal drawers, not Prince William’s. 

C’mon. You would kinda expect to see “PRINCE HARRY LOVE CHILD!!!”…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 5, 2012

True Story: My Wife Has Hyperemesis Gravidarum, The Same Acute Morning Sickness As Kate Middleton

Given the Gawker mandate to be glib and ruthless, whether or not they know what they’re talking about, I won’t pretend to be shocked by a dashed-off remark in Monday’s post on Kate Middleton’s pregnancy:
The Palace also reported that Kate was admitted to the hospital today with “hyperemesis gravidarum,” which is what they…

By: Evan Derkacz / December 5, 2012

Kate Middleton Was Hospitalized With “Acute” Morning Sickness

Kate Middleton is less than 12 weeks into her pregnancy and already suffering from “hyperemesis gravidarum,” an acute type of morning sickness characterized by constant, severe nausea and vomiting. Poor thing! [People, US Weekly]
In other royal belly news, Kate’s fetus is tweeting from the womb. [Socialite Life]
A former pilot who…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 3, 2012

Kate Middleton Is Pregnant, Buckingham Palace Has Confirmed!

Hooray! Kate Middleton is pregnant! Buckingham Palace confirmed that Prince William and Duchess Catherine are expecting, after months of tongue-wagging every time she wore a baggy dress, wouldn’t eat peanuts, or sipped a glass of water. The confirmation came after Kate Middleton was admitted to a London hospital this morning for severe morning sickness. Aw,…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 3, 2012

Kate Middleton’s Former Roommate Says Princess Is Pregnant

Kate Middleton’s former roommate and friend — or, rather, soon-to-be-ex-friend — Jessica Hay has told New Idea magazine that Kate is pregnant (again!) and will announce it publicly in December. “They’re planning to make an announcement in December. William and Kate are focused on starting a family,” the royal wedding guest told the magazine.

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 19, 2012

Kate Middleton Supposedly Pregnant From “Passionate Night” After The Olympics

Today in Ew, That’s Too Much Information: Kate Middleton is allegedly pregnant following a “passionate night together” with husband Prince William after the London Olympics. They just looooved the Olympics, I guess!  Star magazine’s sources, who appear to be tiny gossips living right inside Kate’s uterus, say the royal couple are “keeping the news close…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 7, 2012

Morning Quickies: Why Kate Middleton Might Be Holding Off On Pregnancy

Kate Middleton, feminist? The future Queen of England might be holding off on getting pregnant until the rules of succession to the throne are rewritten.  The UK recently decided that firstborn girls should be equal to firstborn boys in line to the throne and The Daily Beast suggests Kate wants to wait until the…

By: Jessica Wakeman / May 18, 2012

Evening Quickies: Kate Middleton Is Seemingly Not Pregnant This Week

Kate Middleton, who communicates through wardrobe choices, wore a thick belt snug around her waist. Translation: “Lay off! I am not pregnant, you bitches.” [US Weekly
Speaking of princesses, Kensington Palace will display five of Diana’s most iconic dresses. [NYmag.com]
Do baby bangs look good on anyone? Hard to say. [The Gloss]…

By: Jessica Wakeman / December 21, 2011

Evening Quickies: Kate Middleton Is Six Weeks Pregnant, Tabloid Claims

Another day, another Kate Middleton pregnancy rumor. A source for In Touch (which the mag claims has correctly passed along other gossip before) says Kate is six weeks pregnant and she and Prince Williams are preparing three nurseries at their various homes. This source even knows possible baby names, supposedly: Prince William and Kate…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 17, 2011

Evening Quickies: Kate Middleton Might Be Pregnant (Or Might Just Dislike Peanuts)

Kate Middleton politely refused to taste peanut paste from a UNICEF aid package being sent to African countries suffering from famine, which has people speculating that she’s pregnant. Ever consider that peanut paste just looked or smelled nasty? [US Weekly]
Kim Kardashian emailed family members before filing for divorce and TMZ claims it…

By: Jessica Wakeman / November 4, 2011

Morning Quickies: Calm Down, Kate Middleton Is Not Pregnant With Twins

Kate Middleton is not pregnant with twins, you sick people obsessed with what’s going on in other women’s wombs. The palace denied a tabloid report that the Duchess is expecting, although it confirmed William and Kate do hope to have kids someday. [Us Weekly]
Reese Witherspoon was hit by a car while jogging and take…

By: Jessica Wakeman / September 8, 2011