Repeat after me Marines: This is my umbrella! There are many like it, but this one is mine!

That's right. In an event that rivals the Marine Corps' founding on November 10, 1775, in terms of significance, Corps officials have announced that all Marines may now shield themselves from the rain under the latest changes to uniform regulations.

"Marines can carry an all-black, plan, standard or collapsible umbrella at their option during inclement weather with the service and dress uniforms," according to a new All Marine Corps message, which is expected to be posted by tomorrow evening. Read More