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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.


A Miami Uber driver didn’t commit any traffic violations, but she was still fined for this bizarre reason Across the U.S.A. A Miami Uber driver didn’t commit any traffic violations, but she was still fined for this bizarre reason , Rare Staff 1:53pm, June 21
Heartbreaking video shows Philando Castile’s fiancée and her daughter crying just after he was killed Caught on video Heartbreaking video shows Philando Castile’s fiancée and her daughter crying just after he was killed , Rare Staff 1:26pm, June 21
Carrie Fisher’s siblings issue statements in response to the late actress’s toxicology report Rare People Carrie Fisher’s siblings issue statements in response to the late actress’s toxicology report , Rare Staff 9:43pm, June 20
Three-time Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis makes a huge announcement about his acting career Rare People Three-time Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis makes a huge announcement about his acting career , Rare Staff 9:17pm, June 20
Chris Cornell’s daughters and widow pen tear-jerking letters to the late singer after Father’s Day Rare People Chris Cornell’s daughters and widow pen tear-jerking letters to the late singer after Father’s Day , Rare Staff 5:34pm, June 20
A man will spend two years behind bars after he risked a baby’s life for a Facebook picture What's wrong with people A man will spend two years behind bars after he risked a baby’s life for a Facebook picture , Rare Staff 4:41pm, June 20
When police were notified of a shoplifting incident at Walmart, it was Batman who answered the call Across the U.S.A. When police were notified of a shoplifting incident at Walmart, it was Batman who answered the call , Rare Staff 3:52pm, June 20
A veteran flying two American flags in his yard is heartbroken after being ordered to take one down Across the U.S.A. A veteran flying two American flags in his yard is heartbroken after being ordered to take one down , Rare Staff 2:57pm, June 20
A cast member from one of the funniest movies of all time has died at the age of 63 Rare People A cast member from one of the funniest movies of all time has died at the age of 63 , Rare Staff 7:01pm, June 17
Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez take their blossoming relationship to the City of Love Rare People Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez take their blossoming relationship to the City of Love , Rare Staff 6:40pm, June 17
This 9-year-old girl’s rendition of Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On” is truly stunning Rare People This 9-year-old girl’s rendition of Celine Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On” is truly stunning , Rare Staff 6:16pm, June 17
New dad Ryan Lochte gets his very first Father’s Day present from his fiancee and newborn son Rare People New dad Ryan Lochte gets his very first Father’s Day present from his fiancee and newborn son , Rare Staff 5:30pm, June 17
One scary moment during the Queen’s birthday parade nearly put an end to the whole celebration Rare People One scary moment during the Queen’s birthday parade nearly put an end to the whole celebration , Rare Staff 4:55pm, June 17
Serena Williams takes a relaxing vacation to France as she inches closer to her first baby’s arrival Rare People Serena Williams takes a relaxing vacation to France as she inches closer to her first baby’s arrival , Rare Staff 4:05pm, June 17
The first family heads to Camp David for the first time for a Father’s Day weekend getaway Rare People The first family heads to Camp David for the first time for a Father’s Day weekend getaway , Rare Staff 2:32pm, June 17
Bill Cosby’s wife immediately tore into the DA and the judge after the mistrial was declared Rare People Bill Cosby’s wife immediately tore into the DA and the judge after the mistrial was declared , Rare Staff 12:29pm, June 17
Prince George and Princess Charlotte nearly stole the show during the Queen’s birthday parade The Royal Family Prince George and Princess Charlotte nearly stole the show during the Queen’s birthday parade , Rare Staff 12:03pm, June 17
Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her “official” birthday with the annual Trooping the Colour parade The Royal Family Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her “official” birthday with the annual Trooping the Colour parade , Rare Staff 11:16am, June 17
Carrie Fisher’s daughter and brother react to the new coroner’s report detailing her cause of death Rare People Carrie Fisher’s daughter and brother react to the new coroner’s report detailing her cause of death , Rare Staff 10:34am, June 17
Coroner releases a new report on Carrie Fisher’s cause of death, and things were worse than we thought Rare People Coroner releases a new report on Carrie Fisher’s cause of death, and things were worse than we thought , Rare Staff 9:46pm, June 16
Alex Rodriguez interrupted girlfriend Jennifer Lopez’s interview to do the sweetest thing Rare People Alex Rodriguez interrupted girlfriend Jennifer Lopez’s interview to do the sweetest thing , Rare Staff 9:02pm, June 16
Janet Jackson comes face-to-face with her estranged husband as they begin their divorce proceedings Rare People Janet Jackson comes face-to-face with her estranged husband as they begin their divorce proceedings , Rare Staff 5:41pm, June 16
On her daughter’s last day of school, Ivanka Trump looks forward to the family’s first D.C. summer Rare People On her daughter’s last day of school, Ivanka Trump looks forward to the family’s first D.C. summer , Rare Staff 4:58pm, June 16
The Queen and Prince William visit the emergency shelter for survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire The Royal Family The Queen and Prince William visit the emergency shelter for survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire , Rare Staff 4:51pm, June 16
As the heroin epidemic soars, some researchers think they’re close to developing a vaccine Across the U.S.A. As the heroin epidemic soars, some researchers think they’re close to developing a vaccine , Rare Staff 3:30pm, June 16
Kellyanne Conway believes people would applaud if she were “shot and killed tomorrow” The media Kellyanne Conway believes people would applaud if she were “shot and killed tomorrow” , Rare Staff 1:20pm, June 16
Kayak rental company tells “Broke A** Hateful Facebook Trolls” to stop asking for lower prices Across the U.S.A. Kayak rental company tells “Broke A** Hateful Facebook Trolls” to stop asking for lower prices , Rare Staff 12:58pm, June 16
Mary Tyler Moore’s family, friends and celebrity fans gather to share memories of the late actress Rare People Mary Tyler Moore’s family, friends and celebrity fans gather to share memories of the late actress , Rare Staff 9:30pm, June 15
Ivanka Trump shows her support for our lawmakers by attending the Congressional Baseball Game Rare People Ivanka Trump shows her support for our lawmakers by attending the Congressional Baseball Game , Rare Staff 9:09pm, June 15
The most pierced man in the world reveals half of his over 400 piercings are below the belt Around the world The most pierced man in the world reveals half of his over 400 piercings are below the belt , Rare Staff 5:43pm, June 15