What do you get a queen for her 90th birthday?
In the age of social media, you send her a tweet.
Queen Elizabeth’s 90th birthday today has turned #HappyBirthdayYourMajesty into a trending topic worldwide.
Schoolchildren, bar owners, celebrities, members of the military, bookies - even cats and dogs - have sent her birthday tweets.
The British Monarchy’s own official Twitter account is downright giddy today, covering its Twitter page with birthday balloons and tweeting one of the elegant photos Annie Leibovitz took of the queen for this special occasion.
Of course, there’s the obligatory singing.
What’s a party without a dancing prince?
Greetings from other “royals.”
Bookies in the United Kingdom have named her “Babe of the Day.”
Happy birthday, mum, from your Royal Navy.
Maybe she’ll stop in for a birthday drink. A queen cannot live on tea alone.
What’s a birthday without snark and sass?
Lots of archived photos have been resurrected for this special day.
And hats. Can’t forget her hats.
And cats. Don’t forget the cats.
And the dogs want to say happy birthday, too.
One last greeting from this writer, too.