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:
- Hillary Clinton accepted the Democratic party's presidential nomination, and had some fiery words for Donald Trump 🇺🇸
- A federal court struck down North Carolina's voting restrictions, ruling they intentionally made it harder for black people to vote.
- Four people in Florida are likely the first to contract the Zika virus from mosquitos in the US, the state's governor says.