When British royalty meets pop star royalty, of course the Internet will go nuts!
Proof: Kate Middleton and Prince William met Beyonce and Jay Z last night at the Nets game and Twitter basically blew up.
But hey, we don't blame 'em. We mean, look at how cute the foursome were when they shook hands on the court:
Even before the Duke and Duchess met Bey and Jay, it was pandemonium on the Internets. And naturally, we rounded up some of our favourite reactions.
I AM CURRENTLY BREATHING THE SAME AIR AS PRINCE WILLIAM AND KATE MIDDLETON NOT OKAY NOT OKAY— Dwight Schrute (@Kellie13_) December 9, 2014
What if LeBron dives into the crowd and lands on Kate Middleton? Have we prepared for this possibility?— Josh Greenman (@joshgreenman) December 9, 2014
Prince William & Kate Middleton sitting with Dikembe Mutombo at the Barclays Center just watching some b-ball, whatev pic.twitter.com/vacfvP2YVj— Michael Tracey (@mtracey) December 9, 2014
Kate Middleton has already perfected the customary face of someone watching a Brooklyn Nets game. pic.twitter.com/dlk2g9DyaI— Diane N. Sevenay (@Diane_7A) December 9, 2014
If the Barclays Center were to catch on fire Prince Harry & Kate Middleton would be trampled by responders in a attempt to save Hov & Bey— X (@TheGod_X) December 9, 2014
Kate walks to her seat, sits down, sees Beyoncé... "OMG IT'S THE QUEEN"— Knicks Memes (@KnicksMemes) December 9, 2014
when they were taking about the "royal couple" at Barclays I thought they were just referring to Beyoncé and Jay-Z lmao— SB (@BagelSmalls) December 9, 2014
Kate Middleton is like 6 hours away from me and my knees are trembling. Good lord she's gorgeous— Tony Mohamed (@TonyMo88) December 9, 2014
We're between the 3rd and 4th quarters and William and Kate are saying hello to Jay Z and Beyonce, who walked over - like you do.— Richard Palmer (@RoyalReporter) December 9, 2014
WHAT DO BEYONCÉ AND KATE MIDDLETON TALK ABOUT GUYS— Kassie Smith (@heykasswhatsup) December 9, 2014
kate middleton: the takeover, let's discuss
beyonce: shh, not in front of the fragile menfolk— Keely Figgy Pudding (@flahertykeely) December 9, 2014
What happens if the UK royals (William & Kate) bump into the US royals (Jay Z & Beyonce) at the #Nets game? Some kind of space/time rift?— Louis Milman (@ljmilman) December 9, 2014
I can't believe Beyonce and Kate Middleton are hanging out together right now and I'm at home taking pics of my dog in an elf hat— Abby (@f_AB_ulous619) December 9, 2014
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