Patti Lupone walks away with Tony: The incomparable Patti Lupone took home a Tony award last night for reprising the role of the stage mom from hell, Momma Rose, in Gypsy. It has been almost 30 years since Lupone first won a Tony for her role in Evita.
Lesbian couple of 55 years get ready to say 'I do': Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin have been waiting over half a century to take a walk down the aisle, and today, the couple will finally be able to get married. Phyllis and Del will be married by the mayor of San Francisco in a private ceremony.
Daddy's Promise, a father-daughter initiative, launches: TV journalist Ed Gordon launched a national initiative calling on all fathers to take an active role in their daughter's lives and be a nurturer and "loving entity within the family." A website component allows fathers to log on and download their pledge of love for their children and also upload family photos.
Lori Drew expected to enter a plea in MySpace suicide case: The 49-year-old mother who was allegedly involved in the MySpace hoax that led 13-year-old Megan Meier to commit suicide will be in federal court today to enter a plea. Lori Drew faces one count of conspiracy and three counts of using computers to "inflict emotional distress."