Everybody say awww, Facebook has a new ‘baby’s coming’ status

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Facebook has added a new status option to allow couples to mark the very significant time in their lives when they are expecting a baby. It is, of course, called “Expecting a baby.”

Now you can add that as a life event on your timeline, tell the world who you’re having the baby with, add a location … and even tell the story of how it came to be.

Fortunately, that part is optional.

Above: Tell the world that you’re expecting a baby

Image Credit: Facebook

This will definitely not please misanthropic fans of¬†Unbaby.me, the Chrome extension that blocks all babies from your Facebook newsfeed and replaces them with pictures of bacon or puppies or — apparently — partially-clothed women.

But then again, maybe they won’t see it anyways.

And anyone who is having a baby, plus most of their friends and family, will be happy to get the news. Especially, of course, grandparents.

Who are, after all, only on Facebook for the babies.

Above: Expecting a baby?

Image Credit: Facebook

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