FACT: Junie is the King Orangutan at the Denver Zoo.
FACT: Michelle is his best friend and contracted goodr to make these black and orange sunglasses. Guaranteed to make all humans look like orangutans to other orangutans.
SAD FACT: Junie, King Orangutan passed away May 28, 2019. Junie had been battling respiratory issues since he came to the zoo in 2015. Despite ongoing treatments, his health started to decline and was unfortunately challenged with a serious case of pneumonia. Junie was a great ambassador for his species. He was known for being jolly with a sweet disposition and playful personality. Thank you Junie for teaching the public about orangutans, you will surely be missed! R.I.P.