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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.


Mike Rowe had this to say about colleges that refuse to fly the American flag, yet happily accept federal money 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 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 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 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 People In an update on the fatal school bus crash, Chattanooga police rule these two things out , Rare Staff 3:38pm, November 23
Couple passes away hours apart after celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary People Couple passes away hours apart after celebrating their 65th wedding anniversary , Rare Staff 2:59pm, November 23
Kanye West is reportedly “doing much better” People Kanye West is reportedly “doing much better” , Rare Staff 2:03pm, November 23
Channing Tatum dressed up as Elvis to surprise fans in an elevator prank People Channing Tatum dressed up as Elvis to surprise fans in an elevator prank , 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 , Rare Staff 10:25am, November 23
Jennifer Aniston let “Friends” fans in on a little secret about the show’s iconic theme song People Jennifer Aniston let “Friends” fans in on a little secret about the show’s iconic theme song , 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 , Rare Staff 3:32pm, November 22
George H.W. Bush shared some good news about his young friend who battled leukemia People George H.W. Bush shared some good news about his young friend who battled leukemia , Rare Staff 12:32pm, November 22
These “little miracles” are are quickly recovering after separation surgery People These “little miracles” are are quickly recovering after separation surgery , Rare Staff 11:53am, November 22
In an inspiring essay, Meghan Markle talks about using her fame to spread philanthropy People In an inspiring essay, Meghan Markle talks about using her fame to spread philanthropy , Rare Staff 10:55am, November 22
Gigi Hadid apologizes for Melania Trump impression — kind of People Gigi Hadid apologizes for Melania Trump impression — kind of , 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 , Rare Staff 3:09pm, November 21
Kathy Griffin spills the beans: Ellen DeGeneres is the “mean” talk show host from her new memoir People Kathy Griffin spills the beans: Ellen DeGeneres is the “mean” talk show host from her new memoir , 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 , Rare Staff 1:42pm, November 21