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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.


Bernie Sanders finally calls on Democrats to stop identity politics Democrats Bernie Sanders finally calls on Democrats to stop identity politics Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:09pm, November 21
Kathy Griffin spills the beans: Ellen DeGeneres is the “mean” talk show host from her new memoir Rare People Kathy Griffin spills the beans: Ellen DeGeneres is the “mean” talk show host from her new memoir Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:16pm, November 21
Gigi Hadid is under fire for her Melania Trump impression Rare News Gigi Hadid is under fire for her Melania Trump impression Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:42pm, November 21
New York will create a special police unit to address the increase of post-election hate crimes Rare News New York will create a special police unit to address the increase of post-election hate crimes Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:06am, November 21
Trump supporters are ordering their Starbucks drinks under his name to make an important statement after the volatile election Rare Humor Trump supporters are ordering their Starbucks drinks under his name to make an important statement after the volatile election Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:53pm, November 18
Megyn Kelly decided to come forward about Roger Ailes after looking at pictures of her daughter Rare News Megyn Kelly decided to come forward about Roger Ailes after looking at pictures of her daughter Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:55pm, November 18
Alabama police officer who shared meme targeting Michelle Obama faces major consequences Rare News Alabama police officer who shared meme targeting Michelle Obama faces major consequences Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:50pm, November 18
Here’s how the ladies of “The View” feel about Trump’s new administration Rare News Here’s how the ladies of “The View” feel about Trump’s new administration Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:22pm, November 18
The missing son of a Michigan congressman has been found safe Rare News The missing son of a Michigan congressman has been found safe Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:28pm, November 18
Trump just made a big claim about a Ford factory potentially moving to Mexico Rare News Trump just made a big claim about a Ford factory potentially moving to Mexico Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:57am, November 18
Eddie Redmayne on Taylor Swift: “We never went out.” Rare Entertainment Eddie Redmayne on Taylor Swift: “We never went out.” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:54pm, November 17
Nancy Pelosi threatened by someone within her own ranks for her position of leadership Democrats Nancy Pelosi threatened by someone within her own ranks for her position of leadership Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:14pm, November 17
Federal appeals court blocks release of Brendan Dassey from “Making a Murderer” Crime and punishment Federal appeals court blocks release of Brendan Dassey from “Making a Murderer” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:53pm, November 17
Kate Upton to award voters: “I thought I was the only person allowed to f**k Justin Verlander?!” Rare News Kate Upton to award voters: “I thought I was the only person allowed to f**k Justin Verlander?!” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:25pm, November 17
“I think Trump is in the White House because of me,” says fake news writer Election 2016 “I think Trump is in the White House because of me,” says fake news writer Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:37am, November 17
Victim of incestuous child abuse confronts biological mother who played a role in the affair Crime and punishment Victim of incestuous child abuse confronts biological mother who played a role in the affair Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:40am, November 17
Lena Dunham leaves voicemail for Paul Ryan about Steve Bannon Rare News Lena Dunham leaves voicemail for Paul Ryan about Steve Bannon Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 5:00pm, November 16
Tom Brady pokes fun at Deflategate incident in new Foot Locker ad Rare Humor Tom Brady pokes fun at Deflategate incident in new Foot Locker ad Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:00pm, November 16
Twitter suspends more alt-right accounts in latest anti-harassment move Rare News Twitter suspends more alt-right accounts in latest anti-harassment move Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:39pm, November 16
Skeptics say exit poll discrepancies prove Clinton actually won Rare News Skeptics say exit poll discrepancies prove Clinton actually won Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:39pm, November 16
John Lennon: The Beatles were “just as big b******* as anyone else” Rare People John Lennon: The Beatles were “just as big b******* as anyone else” Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:03pm, November 16
Denver is the first American city to allow social marijuana use Marijuana Denver is the first American city to allow social marijuana use Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:05am, November 16
Man charged for threatening to assassinate Trump on Twitter Crime and punishment Man charged for threatening to assassinate Trump on Twitter Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:12pm, November 15
How to properly greet a member of the British royal family Rare People How to properly greet a member of the British royal family Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:29pm, November 15
If you love soda, don’t move to these five places Rare News If you love soda, don’t move to these five places Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 2:30pm, November 15
House Democrats delay selecting new leadership until after Thanksgiving Rare News House Democrats delay selecting new leadership until after Thanksgiving Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:12pm, November 15
Look at the adorable new addition to George W. Bush’s family Rare Animals Look at the adorable new addition to George W. Bush’s family Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:19am, November 15
3 cows are stranded on a grass island after New Zealand earthquake Rare Animals 3 cows are stranded on a grass island after New Zealand earthquake Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:50pm, November 14
Steven Tyler is about to become a grandpa again! Rare Entertainment Steven Tyler is about to become a grandpa again! Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:32pm, November 14