Rare Editor

Alex Carrigan

Alex Carrigan is a copy editor for Rare. He is originally from Newport News, Virginia and graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2014. He has a B.S. in Mass Communications: Print/Online Journalism and volunteers as the Communications and PR Manager for the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop. He longs to travel, write, watch interesting movies and TV shows, and eat good food along the way.


Ohio parents flee from trial before they face conviction for child abuse Rare News Ohio parents flee from trial before they face conviction for child abuse Alex Carrigan, 4:19pm, May 19
“Flip or Flop” star shows off a new tattoo inspired by her children Rare People “Flip or Flop” star shows off a new tattoo inspired by her children Alex Carrigan, 4:02pm, May 19
New parents Zach and Tori Roloff of “Little People, Big World” show off their son’s new nursery Rare People New parents Zach and Tori Roloff of “Little People, Big World” show off their son’s new nursery Alex Carrigan, 3:36pm, May 19
Former “Deadliest Catch” star to appear in court after missing court date Rare People Former “Deadliest Catch” star to appear in court after missing court date Alex Carrigan, 3:08pm, May 19
Julia Roberts and Richard Curtis play “Heads Up” on “Ellen” — to some embarrassing results Rare People Julia Roberts and Richard Curtis play “Heads Up” on “Ellen” — to some embarrassing results Alex Carrigan, 2:12pm, May 19
A friend of Chris Cornell paid tribute to him with a touching performance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Rare People A friend of Chris Cornell paid tribute to him with a touching performance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” Alex Carrigan, 11:56am, May 19
Sorry, bad boys — Amy Schumer’s just not that into you Rare People Sorry, bad boys — Amy Schumer’s just not that into you Alex Carrigan, 10:49am, May 19
A new video shows all the trick shots you can make with your giant inflatable basketball Rare Humor A new video shows all the trick shots you can make with your giant inflatable basketball Alex Carrigan, 4:20pm, May 18
Jason Segel’s coffee run gets a little dirtier than expected Rare Humor Jason Segel’s coffee run gets a little dirtier than expected Alex Carrigan, 2:58pm, May 18
The music industry pays tribute to Chris Cornell Rare People The music industry pays tribute to Chris Cornell Alex Carrigan, 1:43pm, May 18
A young Arkansas couple was arrested after their baby went to the hospital for over 100 rat bites Rare News A young Arkansas couple was arrested after their baby went to the hospital for over 100 rat bites Alex Carrigan, 2:03pm, May 17
Ellen DeGeneres has a big surprise for this 9-year-old superfan Rare People Ellen DeGeneres has a big surprise for this 9-year-old superfan Alex Carrigan, 4:36pm, May 16
Chad Michael Murray reveals the artwork he commissioned to celebrate his wife and new baby girl Rare People Chad Michael Murray reveals the artwork he commissioned to celebrate his wife and new baby girl Alex Carrigan, 12:12pm, May 16
Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne are planning an enormous project at their English estate Rare People Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne are planning an enormous project at their English estate Alex Carrigan, 11:24am, May 16
Kentucky Girl Scouts troop leader accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of Girl Scout cookies Rare News Kentucky Girl Scouts troop leader accused of stealing thousands of dollars worth of Girl Scout cookies Alex Carrigan, 2:39pm, May 15
4-year-old singer and her dad sing a “Tarzan” song on “Ellen” Rare People 4-year-old singer and her dad sing a “Tarzan” song on “Ellen” Alex Carrigan, 1:31pm, May 15
Ellen DeGeneres, Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler surprise a grad student with a prize he really, really needed Rare People Ellen DeGeneres, Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler surprise a grad student with a prize he really, really needed Alex Carrigan, 9:55am, May 15
The Rock just got endorsed by an old friend for his potential Presidential campaign Rare People The Rock just got endorsed by an old friend for his potential Presidential campaign Alex Carrigan, 4:18pm, May 12
Chelsea Handler makes her own edits to the infamous Steve Harvey memo Rare People Chelsea Handler makes her own edits to the infamous Steve Harvey memo Alex Carrigan, 2:42pm, May 12
Congratulations are in order for this gorgeous big-screen actress who just got engaged! Rare People Congratulations are in order for this gorgeous big-screen actress who just got engaged! Alex Carrigan, 1:12pm, May 12
“Total Bellas” star Brie Bella shares first family photos of her adorable baby girl Rare People “Total Bellas” star Brie Bella shares first family photos of her adorable baby girl Alex Carrigan, 11:38am, May 12
Chris Pratt loses his composure playing “Speak Out” with Ellen DeGeneres Rare People Chris Pratt loses his composure playing “Speak Out” with Ellen DeGeneres Alex Carrigan, 10:51am, May 12
Man saved from burning building by his three-legged rescue dog Rare Animals Man saved from burning building by his three-legged rescue dog Alex Carrigan, 2:38pm, May 11
Duchess Kate Middleton consoles crying boy at diplomatic mission Rare People Duchess Kate Middleton consoles crying boy at diplomatic mission Alex Carrigan, 1:37pm, May 11
Paris Hilton’s brother dropped a homophobic slur in court Rare People Paris Hilton’s brother dropped a homophobic slur in court Alex Carrigan, 4:18pm, May 10
Actor known for roles in Quentin Tarantino films dies at 77 Rare People Actor known for roles in Quentin Tarantino films dies at 77 Alex Carrigan, 2:10pm, May 10