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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.


On day one of his presidency, Donald Trump signs his first executive order Rare News On day one of his presidency, Donald Trump signs his first executive order Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:02pm, January 20
Women marchers are furious about the omission of this one “revolutionary leader” Across the U.S.A. Women marchers are furious about the omission of this one “revolutionary leader” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:22pm, January 20
President Trump took time to honor election opponent Hillary Clinton during the Congressional Luncheon Across the U.S.A. President Trump took time to honor election opponent Hillary Clinton during the Congressional Luncheon Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:14pm, January 20
During his inaugural address, President Trump shared an eerily familiar message Across the U.S.A. During his inaugural address, President Trump shared an eerily familiar message Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:01pm, January 20
Many gathering in D.C. for inauguration weekend give hope that a unified America is around the corner Rare News Many gathering in D.C. for inauguration weekend give hope that a unified America is around the corner Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:13pm, January 20
An Ohio mother was arrested for livestreaming her son’s weird punishment on Facebook What's wrong with people An Ohio mother was arrested for livestreaming her son’s weird punishment on Facebook Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:55pm, January 19
George W. Bush shared an encouraging update on his parents’ hospitalizations Rare News George W. Bush shared an encouraging update on his parents’ hospitalizations Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:26pm, January 19
One day before Trump becomes president, this outspoken celebrity was unusually brief Rare People One day before Trump becomes president, this outspoken celebrity was unusually brief Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:47pm, January 19
Judge Judy does not approve of one of President Obama’s latest decisions Rare People Judge Judy does not approve of one of President Obama’s latest decisions Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:50pm, January 19
Ivanka Trump officially put all of those first lady rumors to bed Rare News Ivanka Trump officially put all of those first lady rumors to bed Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:17pm, January 19
Expecting parents Ryan Lochte and Kayla Rae Reid are having a… Rare People Expecting parents Ryan Lochte and Kayla Rae Reid are having a… Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:36pm, January 18
Police update Kim Kardashian West on her stolen jewelry—she can’t be pleased Rare People Police update Kim Kardashian West on her stolen jewelry—she can’t be pleased Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:20pm, January 18
When Jackie Evancho sings at Trump’s inauguration, her transgender sister won’t be present — here’s why Rare People When Jackie Evancho sings at Trump’s inauguration, her transgender sister won’t be present — here’s why Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 6:04pm, January 18
Obama gave his final goodbye as Commander in Chief, and here’s what he had to say Rare News Obama gave his final goodbye as Commander in Chief, and here’s what he had to say Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:46pm, January 18
President Obama defends his decision to commute Chelsea Manning’s sentence Rare News President Obama defends his decision to commute Chelsea Manning’s sentence Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:01pm, January 18
Emma Watson reveals why she turned down the role of Cinderella, but couldn’t resist the chance to play Belle Rare People Emma Watson reveals why she turned down the role of Cinderella, but couldn’t resist the chance to play Belle Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 7:03am, January 18
More than 30 years later, police have located two sisters and the mother who abducted them in 1985 Across the U.S.A. More than 30 years later, police have located two sisters and the mother who abducted them in 1985 Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 8:03pm, January 17
Sarah Palin on Obama’s presidency coming to an end: “There’s a new sheriff in town” Rare News Sarah Palin on Obama’s presidency coming to an end: “There’s a new sheriff in town” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:27pm, January 17
Seattle police officers saved a man from a heroin overdose, and it was caught on video Caught on video Seattle police officers saved a man from a heroin overdose, and it was caught on video Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:52pm, January 17
Former “The Apprentice” contestant Summer Zervos files defamation lawsuit against Trump for denying her accusation of sexual misconduct Rare News Former “The Apprentice” contestant Summer Zervos files defamation lawsuit against Trump for denying her accusation of sexual misconduct Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:39pm, January 17
Lady Gaga reportedly wants to take her Super Bowl halftime performance to a whole new level — literally Rare People Lady Gaga reportedly wants to take her Super Bowl halftime performance to a whole new level — literally Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:20pm, January 17
A woman who accused Donald Trump of inappropriate sexual conduct will file a lawsuit today, attorney says Rare News A woman who accused Donald Trump of inappropriate sexual conduct will file a lawsuit today, attorney says Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:45pm, January 17
Smashing Pumpkins frontman defends Trump, revels in watching the mainstream media “meltdown” Across the U.S.A. Smashing Pumpkins frontman defends Trump, revels in watching the mainstream media “meltdown” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:34pm, January 14
Actress Zoe Saldana says Hollywood became “bullies” towards Trump during the election Rare People Actress Zoe Saldana says Hollywood became “bullies” towards Trump during the election Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:25pm, January 14
Toby Keith isn’t apologizing for his upcoming inauguration performance “for our country or military” Rare People Toby Keith isn’t apologizing for his upcoming inauguration performance “for our country or military” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:58pm, January 14
The controversial Capitol Hill painting depicting police officers as pigs will be permanently removed because it violates rules Rare News The controversial Capitol Hill painting depicting police officers as pigs will be permanently removed because it violates rules Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:29pm, January 14
Nicole Kidman has cleared the air on her call for the nation to unite behind President-elect Trump Rare People Nicole Kidman has cleared the air on her call for the nation to unite behind President-elect Trump Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:45pm, January 14
President Obama reveals his “biggest disappointment” as president in interview series with NBC News The media President Obama reveals his “biggest disappointment” as president in interview series with NBC News Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:02pm, January 14
Billie Lourd is recooperating on vacation with beau Taylor Lautner after a trying few weeks Rare People Billie Lourd is recooperating on vacation with beau Taylor Lautner after a trying few weeks Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:19pm, January 14
Judge spares “Melrose Place” actress Amy Locane-Bovenizer more jail time in resentencing for fatal drunk driving accident Rare People Judge spares “Melrose Place” actress Amy Locane-Bovenizer more jail time in resentencing for fatal drunk driving accident Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:50am, January 14