Dressed simply in Dior, Beyonce poses in what I’m sure her publicist would describe as a flattering fashion on the cover of The Gentlewoman, a small-distribution and overall excellent fashion magazine.
In other news, her HBO documentary is about to air. I’ll bet it reveals about as much about Beyoncé as this cover.
- Three major U.S. airlines — Delta, American, and United — have banned the transport of big game trophies after the illegal killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe.
- On August 4th, 2011, the death of Mark Duggan — an unarmed black man — at the hands of police officers in north London sparked nationwide riots.
- Two people were killed and at least 22 injured after a circus tent collapsed amid stormy weather Monday evening in New Hampshire.