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Carlin Becker

Carlin Becker is an Associate Content Editor at Rare. She is a 2014 graduate of James Madison University with a degree in English and two writing-related minors. After graduating, she briefly worked in marketing before taking up writing full-time. She has written for Red Alert Politics and Elite Daily and has lent her time to the Network of enlightened Women and Virginia for Johnson/Weld 2016.


Jimmy Kimmel brought one of his hilarious, fan-favorite “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” segments to the Oscars Oscars Jimmy Kimmel brought one of his hilarious, fan-favorite “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” segments to the Oscars Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:26pm, February 26
Host Jimmy Kimmel pulled a prank on unsuspecting tour bus riders who had no idea the Oscars was their next stop Oscars Host Jimmy Kimmel pulled a prank on unsuspecting tour bus riders who had no idea the Oscars was their next stop Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:42pm, February 26
Auli’i Cravalho joined Lin Manuel Miranda onstage to nail her Oscars debut despite a mishap caused by a dancer Oscars Auli’i Cravalho joined Lin Manuel Miranda onstage to nail her Oscars debut despite a mishap caused by a dancer Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:58pm, February 26
Navy sailor who failed to return to work after having a baby is now facing desertion charges Across the U.S.A. Navy sailor who failed to return to work after having a baby is now facing desertion charges Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:30pm, February 25
Pregnant Natalie Portman won’t make the Oscars this year but wishes her fellow stars “the most beautiful of weekends” Rare People Pregnant Natalie Portman won’t make the Oscars this year but wishes her fellow stars “the most beautiful of weekends” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:49pm, February 25
Fans of Jamie Lynn Spears will be relieved to hear her latest update on daughter Maddie Rare People Fans of Jamie Lynn Spears will be relieved to hear her latest update on daughter Maddie Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:21pm, February 25
“Flip or Flop” star Tarek El Moussa says a future reconciliation with Christina is possible Rare People “Flip or Flop” star Tarek El Moussa says a future reconciliation with Christina is possible Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:35pm, February 25
You won’t be seeing these two fan-favorite dancers on the upcoming season of “Dancing with the Stars” Rare People You won’t be seeing these two fan-favorite dancers on the upcoming season of “Dancing with the Stars” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:59pm, February 25
Jodie Foster speaks at refugee rally to encourage people to fight back against President Trump’s travel ban Rare News Jodie Foster speaks at refugee rally to encourage people to fight back against President Trump’s travel ban Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:34pm, February 25
Jobless and nearly homeless, Rachel Dolezal still isn’t sorry for posing as an African-American woman Race in America Jobless and nearly homeless, Rachel Dolezal still isn’t sorry for posing as an African-American woman Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:05pm, February 25
Demi Lovato becomes the subject of Twitter outrage after tweeting that she’s “1% African” Rare People Demi Lovato becomes the subject of Twitter outrage after tweeting that she’s “1% African” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:08pm, February 25
Dan Rather reacts to White House media ban, calling the move a “real and present threat to our democracy” Rare News Dan Rather reacts to White House media ban, calling the move a “real and present threat to our democracy” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:16pm, February 25
George Clooney rips Trump in his César Awards acceptance speech without ever mentioning his name Rare News George Clooney rips Trump in his César Awards acceptance speech without ever mentioning his name Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:08am, February 25
Bill Maher hopes new Democratic leadership will mean choosing someone with “balls” Rare News Bill Maher hopes new Democratic leadership will mean choosing someone with “balls” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:42am, February 25
Two Argentinian police officers were caught ignoring a call about a robbery, and the reason why will shock you What's wrong with people Two Argentinian police officers were caught ignoring a call about a robbery, and the reason why will shock you Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 6:37pm, February 24
Christina El Moussa of “Flip or Flop” recounts the heart-wrenching moment she told daughter Taylor about her divorce Rare People Christina El Moussa of “Flip or Flop” recounts the heart-wrenching moment she told daughter Taylor about her divorce Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 6:09pm, February 24
Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos shower youngest son Joaquin with social media love on his birhday Rare People Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos shower youngest son Joaquin with social media love on his birhday Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:59pm, February 24
The White House continued its battle with the media by making this huge move against the press The media The White House continued its battle with the media by making this huge move against the press Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:02pm, February 24
Laverne Cox showed off her debate skills by challenging Trump’s lifting of protections for transgender students Rare People Laverne Cox showed off her debate skills by challenging Trump’s lifting of protections for transgender students Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:45pm, February 24
“Little People, Big World” stars Jeremy and Audrey Roloff are about to receive a gift from “the author and creator of life” Rare People “Little People, Big World” stars Jeremy and Audrey Roloff are about to receive a gift from “the author and creator of life” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:00pm, February 24
A GOP congressman gave an unexpected answer about President Trump’s tax returns during a town hall Across the U.S.A. A GOP congressman gave an unexpected answer about President Trump’s tax returns during a town hall Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:24pm, February 24
Oprah Winfrey opens up about not having kids and what it’s like being mom to “the world’s children” Rare People Oprah Winfrey opens up about not having kids and what it’s like being mom to “the world’s children” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:41pm, February 23
Caitlyn Jenner puts the Trump administration on blast for withdrawing protections for transgender students Rare People Caitlyn Jenner puts the Trump administration on blast for withdrawing protections for transgender students Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:20pm, February 23
Sweden to consider a new employee benefit that will allow people to take paid sex breaks from work Around the world Sweden to consider a new employee benefit that will allow people to take paid sex breaks from work Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:48pm, February 23
Human Ken doll dumped Barbie lookalike after a small change to her look proved she’s not committed to their “dream” Rare People Human Ken doll dumped Barbie lookalike after a small change to her look proved she’s not committed to their “dream” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:39pm, February 23
A teenage Subway employee tragically lost his life while protecting his mother during an attempted robbery Across the U.S.A. A teenage Subway employee tragically lost his life while protecting his mother during an attempted robbery Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:57pm, February 23
14-year-old student is charged with beating his classmate into a coma for bumping into him Crime and punishment 14-year-old student is charged with beating his classmate into a coma for bumping into him Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:48pm, February 23
Drunk driver is given a unique jail sentence that will remind him of the woman he killed for years Crime and punishment Drunk driver is given a unique jail sentence that will remind him of the woman he killed for years Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:41pm, February 23
Trump administration lifts Obama protections for transgender students, says they lacked legal basis Education Trump administration lifts Obama protections for transgender students, says they lacked legal basis Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:59pm, February 22
The Kardashians share sweet tributes to their late father on what would have been his 73rd birthday Rare People The Kardashians share sweet tributes to their late father on what would have been his 73rd birthday Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:54pm, February 22