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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.


Channing Tatum dressed up as Elvis to surprise fans in an elevator prank Rare People Channing Tatum dressed up as Elvis to surprise fans in an elevator prank Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 1:30pm, November 23
Grieving Chattanooga mother says she notified the school about the bus driver months before the deadly crash Across the U.S.A. Grieving Chattanooga mother says she notified the school about the bus driver months before the deadly crash Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:25am, November 23
Jennifer Aniston let “Friends” fans in on a little secret about the show’s iconic theme song Rare People Jennifer Aniston let “Friends” fans in on a little secret about the show’s iconic theme song Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 4:52pm, November 22
Donald Trump disavowed the alt-right during his meeting with the New York Times Rare News Donald Trump disavowed the alt-right during his meeting with the New York Times Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 3:32pm, November 22
George H.W. Bush shared some good news about his young friend who battled leukemia Rare People George H.W. Bush shared some good news about his young friend who battled leukemia Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 12:32pm, November 22
These “little miracles” are are quickly recovering after separation surgery Rare People These “little miracles” are are quickly recovering after separation surgery Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 11:53am, November 22
In an inspiring essay, Meghan Markle talks about using her fame to spread philanthropy Rare People In an inspiring essay, Meghan Markle talks about using her fame to spread philanthropy Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 10:55am, November 22
Gigi Hadid apologizes for Melania Trump impression — kind of Rare People Gigi Hadid apologizes for Melania Trump impression — kind of Carlin Becker, Rare Staff 9:59am, November 22
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