Royalist

07.31.12

The Best Royal Parody Accounts

The Royals have remained aloof from the business of tweeting, so it's lucky there are so many imposters tweeting on their behalf. Tom Sykes examines some of the best spoof royal twitter feeds.

@Queen_UK
She says: “Diamond Jubilee Queen.”
Followers: 826,000

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@PrincePhilipHRH
He says: “I like to drive my Land Rover”
Followers: 1,921
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@HRH_Lupo
He says: “Prince among royal pooches. Pet of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Snapping at Nicholas Witchell's heels.”
Folowers: 3,162
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@Royal_Corgi
He says: “Her Majesty's Corgi (Monty). One terrorises the footmen and drives the D of E mad. Corgi Registered."

Folowers: 3,268
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Charles_HRH
He says: ‘By the Grace of @Lord_G_Almighty, HRH Prince Charles of Wales. Future King, Husband to Camilla - Duchess of Cornwall, Father to William and Harry.’
Followers 185, 232
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@DianaInHeaven
She says: “Dead Princess.”
Followers: 60,000

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@mrswsimpson
She says: “American divorcee with a penchant for diamonds and Princes. Destined to change British history one cocktail at a time whilst dressing better than anyone else.”
Followers 514
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@HRH_PrincePhil
He says: ‘The the longest serving consort of a reigning British monarch (Liz!) & not known for ones political correctness!’

Followers: 4,026
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@HarryTheScamp
He says: “HRH Prince Harry Windsor of Wales.”
Followers: 1,362
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@DukeCambridgeUK
He says: “Prince William Windsor: Husband to Kate Middleton, second in line to the throne. The man who would be king.”
Followers: 6,613

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