It's true. Just check out the article and photo in the Chicago Journal .
The baby in question is a langur monkey at the Lincoln Park zoo. It's being called "Pumpkin" because that's a nice, safe gender-neutral name to go with until its keepers can figure out if it likes Barbies or G.I. Joe's. It's also kind of the color of a pumpkin. And pumpkin is a term of affection for young-uns.