If anyone — besides Elaine Stritch, Patti Lupone and Anna Kendrick — was born to sing Sondheim’s classic showstopper “The Ladies Who Lunch,” it’s Jinkx Monsoon. As the newly crowned queen of RuPaul’s Drag Race mentioned in a recent interview for Elle Magazine, “I’ve been playing a 45-year-old woman since I was 15.” I’ll drink to that.
2. Watch the performance from this weekend’s GLAAD Awards in San Francisco:
- More debris – believed to be part of the missing aircraft MH370 – has been found washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Réunion on Sunday.
- Cilla Black, the legendary English singer and TV star, has died at her home in Spain, according to local police. She was 72 years old.
- A conservation group at Oxford University told BuzzFeed News that media reports of Jericho's death were not true and that the 11-year-old lion was "alive and well".