Happy Monday! Here’s our compendium of pop culture news you may have missed while you were doing more important things over the weekend.
• The Today Show cut off Janelle Monae while she was trying to talk about the ongoing crisis of police brutality against men and women of color Friday morning. [The Guardian]
• Civil Rights leader Julian Bond passed away over the weekend. He was 75. [NYT]
• There is a serial Dunkin Donuts-robber on the loose in New York. [Gothamist]
• Cristiano Ronaldo purchased an apartment in the Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue. [P6]