Good afternoon: Today's PM — edited by Justin Green — is 516 words, a 2-minute read.
A military honor guard lays the U.S. flag on the casket of Rep. Elijah Cummings at New Psalmist Baptist Church in Baltimore, Maryland. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Rep. Elijah Cummings was born the son of a sharecropper, and died a leader of such regard that presidents delivered eulogies at his funeral.
What they're saying:
A crescent moon rises in the pre-dawn sky behind One World Trade Center as seen from Jersey City.
Not the Onion: "Auto-brewery syndrome" is a real thing.
If you're feeling déjà vu, you aren't alone: