Wow! Amazing news this morning: Scientists confirming “beyond a reasonable doubt” that the bones found under a parking lot in the United Kingdom are King Richard III’s.

More from the BBC:

Lead archaeologist Richard Buckley, from the University of Leicester, told a press conference to applause: “Beyond reasonable doubt it’s Richard.”

Richard, who died in battle 1485, will be reinterred in Leicester Cathedral.

His skeleton had suffered 10 injuries, including eight to the skull.

“Richard III” is now trending, as Twitter users react as only they can. With snark, puns and Hoffa jokes.

Heh. Where is Geraldo?

Ruth Buzzi continues on a Richard III roll.


The good fun continues.

And, one of several parody accounts, natch:

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This Twitter user sums it up.

Indeed. Amazing.