1. Drummers in military corps traditionally wear some form of “leopard skin” over their uniforms. This custom dates back to the Roman legions and is primarily practiced in the United Kingdom nowadays.
2. These facts and explanations do not make this poncho any less amazing:
- It's the third day of the Democratic National Convention. Here's where things stand 🇺🇸
- Prosecutors have dropped remaining charges against Baltimore police officers related to the death of Freddie Gray.
- Twelve states will support Obama's transgender policies in court after other states sued to block the rules.