Today in eye-roll inducing “royal drama,” Meghan Markle is dealing with speculation that her name change on Archie’s birth certificate is somehow a snub against Kate Middleton. Which…literally…no?

To summarize real quick, reports popped up over the weekend that Meghan removed “Rachel Meghan” from the birth certificate, leaving “Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Sussex.” So, how on earth did Kate Middleton get roped into this? Apparently the birth certificate change (which happened about a month after Archie was born) was bizarrely interpreted as a “snub” against Kate, who used her full name on her children’s birth certificates.

Meghan’s spokesperson clarified the report in a statement to Entertainment Tonight, first and foremost explaining that Meghan isn’t even the one who changed the birth certificate:

“The change of name on public documents in 2019 was dictated by The Palace, as confirmed by documents from senior Palace officials,” the statement said. “This was not requested by Meghan, The Duchess of Sussex nor by The Duke of Sussex.”

The rep also spoke about the Kate Middleton “snub” allegations, saying, “To see this U.K. tabloid and their carnival of so-called ‘experts’ choose to deceptively whip this into a calculated family ‘snub’ and suggest that she would oddly want to be nameless on her child’s birth certificate, or any other legal document, would be laughable were it not offensive. There’s a lot going on in the world; let’s focus on that rather than creating clickbait.”

Welp, that’s that on that!

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