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The Queen's speech: Twitter reacts (PHOTOS)

The Queen's annual speech is prime fodder for jokes, criticism, and outrage on Twitter.

The Queen's speech, the annual rundown on the parliament's legislative plan for the upcoming year given the UK's monarch, is a tradition with its share of British pomp and circumstance.

It's also the perfect excuse for a trending Twitter hashtag.

Critics, comedians, and politicians alike are giving their two cents (pence?) on Elizabeth's comments about immigration, taxes, and more.

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