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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.


Trump tells Muir his Inauguration Day photo “goes to 11” in this hilarious “Spinal Tap” parody of the interview Rare Humor Trump tells Muir his Inauguration Day photo “goes to 11” in this hilarious “Spinal Tap” parody of the interview , Rare Staff 5:29pm, January 28
When a Texas man suspected his mother’s caregiver was abusing her, he installed a hidden camera and caught her in the act Caught on video When a Texas man suspected his mother’s caregiver was abusing her, he installed a hidden camera and caught her in the act , Rare Staff 4:30pm, January 28
A Michigan man asked for free stuff from a convenience store, and when he was told no, mayhem followed Caught on video A Michigan man asked for free stuff from a convenience store, and when he was told no, mayhem followed , Rare Staff 3:25pm, January 28
Protesters are gathering at JFK Airport following detainments caused by President Trump’s executive order on immigration Across the U.S.A. Protesters are gathering at JFK Airport following detainments caused by President Trump’s executive order on immigration , Rare Staff 2:42pm, January 28
A Mississippi father will face no jail time after accidentally causing his baby’s death Across the U.S.A. A Mississippi father will face no jail time after accidentally causing his baby’s death , Rare Staff 2:18pm, January 28
Fellow actor calls out behavior from “hysterical” Hollywood after Trump’s election Rare News Fellow actor calls out behavior from “hysterical” Hollywood after Trump’s election , Rare Staff 1:27pm, January 28
Hollywood actress decides it’s time to send an old gift back to France Rare News Hollywood actress decides it’s time to send an old gift back to France , Rare Staff 12:41pm, January 28
Marla Maples shares throwback photo of Ivanka and Tiffany Trump Rare People Marla Maples shares throwback photo of Ivanka and Tiffany Trump , Rare Staff 12:30pm, January 28
Mischa Barton says she was slipped a date rape drug prior to her recent hospitalization Rare People Mischa Barton says she was slipped a date rape drug prior to her recent hospitalization , Rare Staff 11:38am, January 28
Several migrants denied passage on U.S. bound flight, two Iraqis detained in wake of Trump immigration order Around the world Several migrants denied passage on U.S. bound flight, two Iraqis detained in wake of Trump immigration order , Rare Staff 11:30am, January 28
When protesters started burning American flags, a FedEx driver took matters into his own hands Across the U.S.A. When protesters started burning American flags, a FedEx driver took matters into his own hands , Rare Staff 10:50am, January 28
Celebrities are devastated by the sudden passing of renowned actor Sir John Hurt Rare People Celebrities are devastated by the sudden passing of renowned actor Sir John Hurt , Rare Staff 9:38pm, January 27
Actor John Hurt is dead at 77 Rare People Actor John Hurt is dead at 77 , Rare Staff 9:03pm, January 27
After an artist threatened legal action, it looks like Kylie Jenner won’t have a lawsuit on her hands after all Rare People After an artist threatened legal action, it looks like Kylie Jenner won’t have a lawsuit on her hands after all , Rare Staff 6:12pm, January 27
A California woman fired off a round of bullets at her son-in-law, and now, she’s celebrating his death Caught on video A California woman fired off a round of bullets at her son-in-law, and now, she’s celebrating his death , Rare Staff 5:41pm, January 27
A Minnesota mom is suing her transgender daughter for seeking treatment without her permission Across the U.S.A. A Minnesota mom is suing her transgender daughter for seeking treatment without her permission , Rare Staff 4:41pm, January 27
Bristol Palin gushes over thoughtful gifts from husband and son, tests out new pregnancy pillow Rare People Bristol Palin gushes over thoughtful gifts from husband and son, tests out new pregnancy pillow , Rare Staff 3:49pm, January 27
Paris Jackson was not about to let Wendy Williams off easy for criticizing her Rolling Stone interview Rare People Paris Jackson was not about to let Wendy Williams off easy for criticizing her Rolling Stone interview , Rare Staff 2:26pm, January 27
A Florida teen took drastic action after catching his roommate drinking his juice box What's wrong with people A Florida teen took drastic action after catching his roommate drinking his juice box , Rare Staff 1:20pm, January 27
Teen Mom 2’s Jenelle Evans shared some cute photos of newborn daughter Ensley Rare People Teen Mom 2’s Jenelle Evans shared some cute photos of newborn daughter Ensley , Rare Staff 10:19pm, January 26
Rob Kardashian commemorated his one year anniversary with Blac Chyna by sharing this adorable video Rare People Rob Kardashian commemorated his one year anniversary with Blac Chyna by sharing this adorable video , Rare Staff 8:42pm, January 26
Why conservatives shouldn’t ignore the Women’s March Liberty rising Why conservatives shouldn’t ignore the Women’s March , Rare Staff 6:25pm, January 26
Rare POV
A 3-year-old girl is eating and breathing much better after having a 5-pound tumor removed from her face Around the world A 3-year-old girl is eating and breathing much better after having a 5-pound tumor removed from her face , Rare Staff 5:42pm, January 26
A mother whose son was killed by an undocumented immigrant says she’s ready to personally help build the wall Across the U.S.A. A mother whose son was killed by an undocumented immigrant says she’s ready to personally help build the wall , Rare Staff 5:11pm, January 26
Vicente Fox trolls Trump on Twitter again, says Mexico will “never ever” pay for the wall Around the world Vicente Fox trolls Trump on Twitter again, says Mexico will “never ever” pay for the wall , Rare Staff 1:37pm, January 26
Trump is open to reinstating torture, but there’s at least one Republican senator who’s ready to fight him on it Rare News Trump is open to reinstating torture, but there’s at least one Republican senator who’s ready to fight him on it , Rare Staff 8:54pm, January 25
A Florida man has been arrested for killing his stepson after the pair argued over a chili dog What's wrong with people A Florida man has been arrested for killing his stepson after the pair argued over a chili dog , Rare Staff 5:06pm, January 25
Andy Cohen has the perfect idea for what Kellyanne Conway could do in her spare time Rare People Andy Cohen has the perfect idea for what Kellyanne Conway could do in her spare time , Rare Staff 3:45pm, January 25
Mary Tyler Moore took it back to how it all started in her SAG Lifetime Achievement acceptance speech Rare People Mary Tyler Moore took it back to how it all started in her SAG Lifetime Achievement acceptance speech , Rare Staff 3:24pm, January 25
The latest photo of Boomer Phelps is so cute, we can’t even stand it Rare People The latest photo of Boomer Phelps is so cute, we can’t even stand it , Rare Staff 6:31pm, January 24