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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.


Bowe Bergdahl is asking President Obama to pardon him before Donald Trump takes office Rare News Bowe Bergdahl is asking President Obama to pardon him before Donald Trump takes office , Rare Staff 2:58pm, December 3
Was the wrong dosage of medication what landed Kanye West in the hospital? Rare People Was the wrong dosage of medication what landed Kanye West in the hospital? , Rare Staff 1:53pm, December 3
Anderson Cooper unsuccessfully presses Kellyanne Conway for details on Trump’s phone call with Taiwan Rare News Anderson Cooper unsuccessfully presses Kellyanne Conway for details on Trump’s phone call with Taiwan , Rare Staff 1:23pm, December 3
Amy Schumer celebrated Throwback Thursday with this clip from her first stand-up gig Rare People Amy Schumer celebrated Throwback Thursday with this clip from her first stand-up gig , Rare Staff 12:07pm, December 3
Mike Rowe shut down a Facebook troll who said the American flag is just a symbol Rare People Mike Rowe shut down a Facebook troll who said the American flag is just a symbol , Rare Staff 11:25am, December 3
After her appearance on “The Daily Show,” Tomi Lahren spent time with another unlikely friend Rare People After her appearance on “The Daily Show,” Tomi Lahren spent time with another unlikely friend , Rare Staff 11:08am, December 3
Ever wondered why Hollywood hates Donald Trump? This celebrity thinks he knows the reason Rare People Ever wondered why Hollywood hates Donald Trump? This celebrity thinks he knows the reason , Rare Staff 3:26pm, December 2
HGTV assured viewers that they don’t discriminate in a response to recent anti-LGBT claims Rare People HGTV assured viewers that they don’t discriminate in a response to recent anti-LGBT claims , Rare Staff 2:27pm, December 2
50 Cent on Kanye West’s breakdown: “you could kind of see that coming” Rare People 50 Cent on Kanye West’s breakdown: “you could kind of see that coming” , Rare Staff 1:09pm, December 2
Conan O’Brien roasts Trump and Pence in his latest “Celebrity Survey” segment Rare Humor Conan O’Brien roasts Trump and Pence in his latest “Celebrity Survey” segment , Rare Staff 12:00pm, December 2
Bristol Palin’s husband shared the sweetest family photo on Instagram Rare People Bristol Palin’s husband shared the sweetest family photo on Instagram , Rare Staff 11:08am, December 2
CNN’s Scottie Nell Hughes defends Donald Trump by saying facts aren’t real Rare News CNN’s Scottie Nell Hughes defends Donald Trump by saying facts aren’t real , Rare Staff 10:34am, December 2
After days of criticism, Rosie O’Donnell finally apologized to Melania Trump Rare People After days of criticism, Rosie O’Donnell finally apologized to Melania Trump , Rare Staff 1:24pm, December 1
Mike Rowe had this to say about colleges that refuse to fly the American flag, yet happily accept federal money Rare People Mike Rowe had this to say about colleges that refuse to fly the American flag, yet happily accept federal money , Rare Staff 11:44am, December 1
Kellyanne Conway celebrates GOP win after House Democrats reelect Nancy Pelosi as House Minority Leader Rare News Kellyanne Conway celebrates GOP win after House Democrats reelect Nancy Pelosi as House Minority Leader , Rare Staff 3:52pm, November 30
Tyrese Gibson shared this touching video in memory of his late friend Paul Walker Rare People Tyrese Gibson shared this touching video in memory of his late friend Paul Walker , Rare Staff 1:29pm, November 30
Hard-left protesters burn flags outside of Trump’s hotel in response to his tweet Rare News Hard-left protesters burn flags outside of Trump’s hotel in response to his tweet , Rare Staff 11:57am, November 30
According to our next president, the Ohio State attacker “should not have been in our country” Rare News According to our next president, the Ohio State attacker “should not have been in our country” , Rare Staff 9:52am, November 30
Authorities have zeroed in on a likely motive behind the Ohio State attack Rare News Authorities have zeroed in on a likely motive behind the Ohio State attack , Rare Staff 4:37pm, November 29
The YouTuber behind the Barron Trump autism video has responded to Melania Trump’s lawsuit threat Rare People The YouTuber behind the Barron Trump autism video has responded to Melania Trump’s lawsuit threat , Rare Staff 1:29pm, November 29
Ohio State attacker warned America to “make peace” with Muslims in Facebook post shortly before rampage Rare News Ohio State attacker warned America to “make peace” with Muslims in Facebook post shortly before rampage , Rare Staff 11:17am, November 29
House Majority Leader, who endorsed Trump, disagrees with him on punishments for flag burning Rare Politics House Majority Leader, who endorsed Trump, disagrees with him on punishments for flag burning , Rare Staff 10:45am, November 29
Outraged over fake autism video, Melania Trump comes to her son’s defense by threatening legal action Rare People Outraged over fake autism video, Melania Trump comes to her son’s defense by threatening legal action , Rare Staff 5:34pm, November 28
The man who plowed through a crowd of classmates at Ohio State has been identified Rare News The man who plowed through a crowd of classmates at Ohio State has been identified , Rare Staff 3:36pm, November 28
No victims are suffering from gunshot wounds after the Ohio State attack Rare News No victims are suffering from gunshot wounds after the Ohio State attack , Rare Staff 1:55pm, November 28
Domino’s is testing out a new delivery method involving a favorite winter animal Around the world Domino’s is testing out a new delivery method involving a favorite winter animal , Rare Staff 1:42pm, November 28
There’s been a major development in the reports of an active shooter on Ohio State’s campus Rare News There’s been a major development in the reports of an active shooter on Ohio State’s campus , Rare Staff 12:10pm, November 28
Miami Dolphin Kiko Alonso isn’t happy about Colin Kaepernick’s defense of Fidel Castro, and it showed on the field Rare News Miami Dolphin Kiko Alonso isn’t happy about Colin Kaepernick’s defense of Fidel Castro, and it showed on the field , Rare Staff 11:23am, November 28
At least seven people have been taken to the hospital after reports of an active shooter on Ohio State’s campus Rare News At least seven people have been taken to the hospital after reports of an active shooter on Ohio State’s campus , Rare Staff 11:07am, November 28
In an update on the fatal school bus crash, Chattanooga police rule these two things out Rare People In an update on the fatal school bus crash, Chattanooga police rule these two things out , Rare Staff 3:38pm, November 23