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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.


People are losing it over how Kristi Yamaguchi wished fellow former figure skater Nancy Kerrigan good luck ahead of her “DWTS” debut Rare People People are losing it over how Kristi Yamaguchi wished fellow former figure skater Nancy Kerrigan good luck ahead of her “DWTS” debut Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:04pm, March 22
A school bathroom stampede in China tragically left two students dead and 20 others injured Around the world A school bathroom stampede in China tragically left two students dead and 20 others injured Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:43pm, March 22
As details of the deadly British Parliament attack unfold, we have our first look at the suspect Around the world As details of the deadly British Parliament attack unfold, we have our first look at the suspect Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:27pm, March 22
High school cheerleaders posted nude photos of a teammate online, and their coach’s reaction was sickening What's wrong with people High school cheerleaders posted nude photos of a teammate online, and their coach’s reaction was sickening Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:18pm, March 22
Competing retailers say Ivanka Trump’s White House connection gives her brand an unfair, unlawful advantage Business Competing retailers say Ivanka Trump’s White House connection gives her brand an unfair, unlawful advantage Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:17pm, March 22
Check every penny in your change jar — just one of these could mean tens of thousands of dollars Rare News Check every penny in your change jar — just one of these could mean tens of thousands of dollars Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:58pm, March 21
Robin Williams’ widow has a touching idea of what her late husband’s legacy will look like Rare People Robin Williams’ widow has a touching idea of what her late husband’s legacy will look like Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 6:04pm, March 21
A dispute over turf led one taxi driver to violently attack his rival at John F. Kennedy airport What's wrong with people A dispute over turf led one taxi driver to violently attack his rival at John F. Kennedy airport Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:14pm, March 21
Actress Salma Hayek thinks America can learn from and come together during Trump’s presidency Across the U.S.A. Actress Salma Hayek thinks America can learn from and come together during Trump’s presidency Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:26pm, March 21
President Trump warns House Republicans to pass healthcare bill or lose their seats in 2018 Rare News President Trump warns House Republicans to pass healthcare bill or lose their seats in 2018 Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:41pm, March 21
South Carolina man channels his inner Jedi to ward off a physical attack from his stepdaughter Across the U.S.A. South Carolina man channels his inner Jedi to ward off a physical attack from his stepdaughter Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:04pm, March 18
The daughter of “Deadliest Catch” star Sig Hansen has accused him of molesting her as a child Rare People The daughter of “Deadliest Catch” star Sig Hansen has accused him of molesting her as a child Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:38pm, March 18
Kellyanne Conway opens up about her role in the Trump administration and which job she’s relieved to not have Rare News Kellyanne Conway opens up about her role in the Trump administration and which job she’s relieved to not have Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:34pm, March 18
Two high school students have been arrested for the horrible thing they allegedly did to a classmate What's wrong with people Two high school students have been arrested for the horrible thing they allegedly did to a classmate Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:10pm, March 18
Actress Tilda Swinton’s ex-partner John Byrne comes forward with the shocking truth about his lineage Rare People Actress Tilda Swinton’s ex-partner John Byrne comes forward with the shocking truth about his lineage Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:33pm, March 18
After taking time to work on their marriage, Josh and Anna Duggar have big news about their family Rare People After taking time to work on their marriage, Josh and Anna Duggar have big news about their family Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:54pm, March 18
Mel Gibson is making amends for his anti-semitic remarks by quietly helping Holocaust survivors Rare People Mel Gibson is making amends for his anti-semitic remarks by quietly helping Holocaust survivors Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:39pm, March 18
“Real Time with Bill Maher” guest has some advice for liberals: don’t “sound so f*****g condescending” Late night politics “Real Time with Bill Maher” guest has some advice for liberals: don’t “sound so f*****g condescending” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:22am, March 18
A Tennessee man live-streamed his own fatal shooting by police on Facebook Caught on video A Tennessee man live-streamed his own fatal shooting by police on Facebook Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:47am, March 18
A GOP Congressman thinks President Trump owes former President Obama an apology for his wiretapping accusation Rare News A GOP Congressman thinks President Trump owes former President Obama an apology for his wiretapping accusation Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:43pm, March 17
JFK Airport officials catch a second man trying to pull this sneaky trick in less than two weeks Across the U.S.A. JFK Airport officials catch a second man trying to pull this sneaky trick in less than two weeks Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:06pm, March 17
Bruce Willis and wife Emma take their adorable daughters to the most magical place on Earth Rare People Bruce Willis and wife Emma take their adorable daughters to the most magical place on Earth Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:21pm, March 17
Jennifer Lopez causes a stir with her white hot outfit for date night with new beau Alex Rodriguez Rare People Jennifer Lopez causes a stir with her white hot outfit for date night with new beau Alex Rodriguez Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:43pm, March 17
Kate Middleton is reportedly not happy about Prince William’s ski trip antics Rare People Kate Middleton is reportedly not happy about Prince William’s ski trip antics Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:01pm, March 17
Country duo trolls liberals by turning hit “Friends in Low Places” into anti-snowflake song “Friends in Safe Spaces” Across the U.S.A. Country duo trolls liberals by turning hit “Friends in Low Places” into anti-snowflake song “Friends in Safe Spaces” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:12pm, March 17
One Fox News host has a shocking idea for how the Secret Service should punish rappers Snoop Dogg and Bow Wow The media One Fox News host has a shocking idea for how the Secret Service should punish rappers Snoop Dogg and Bow Wow Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:44pm, March 17
Prince’s ex-wife opens up about the heartbreaking moment their son Amiir was born with a rare genetic disorder Rare People Prince’s ex-wife opens up about the heartbreaking moment their son Amiir was born with a rare genetic disorder Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:49pm, March 17
While most agree Mama June went “From Not to Hot,” Sugar Bear’s fiancee thinks otherwise Rare People While most agree Mama June went “From Not to Hot,” Sugar Bear’s fiancee thinks otherwise Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 8:55pm, March 16
Todd Fisher shares new details about sister Carrie Fisher and mother Debbie Reynolds’ public memorial Rare People Todd Fisher shares new details about sister Carrie Fisher and mother Debbie Reynolds’ public memorial Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:31pm, March 16
Ryan Reynolds hates flying with children so much, he’d rather do this than take his kids on a plane Rare People Ryan Reynolds hates flying with children so much, he’d rather do this than take his kids on a plane Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:10pm, March 16