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Hélène Vincent

Helene has lived in DC since moving here to attend Georgetown University. She has degrees in English and Art History. Helene was most recently at LivingSocial. She lived in Geneva, Switzerland, until age 7 when her family moved to Miami. After Georgetown, she also worked at a boutique communications consulting firm. In her spare time, she blogs about music and fashion, bakes scrumptious treats and takes long strolls through our nation’s capital. On weekends, she loves to listen to live music — especially indie rock, electro-house, dance and hip-hop. Her personal blog is leatherandbourbon.com.


These cringe-worthy, no good, hilarious Tinder pick-up lines will make you laugh in the face of dating Rare Humor These cringe-worthy, no good, hilarious Tinder pick-up lines will make you laugh in the face of dating , Rare Staff 2:04pm, August 11
Not everyone is cut out for yoga, but that won’t stop this T.rex from trying to live his most zen life Rare Humor Not everyone is cut out for yoga, but that won’t stop this T.rex from trying to live his most zen life , Rare Staff 10:56am, August 11
Chris Cornell’s daughter sings a moving rendition of “Hallelujah” in honor of her late father and Chester Bennington Rare People Chris Cornell’s daughter sings a moving rendition of “Hallelujah” in honor of her late father and Chester Bennington , Rare Staff 10:51am, August 4
Nicki Minaj shares adorable photos of herself hanging out with DJ Khaled’s chubby-cheeked baby boy Rare People Nicki Minaj shares adorable photos of herself hanging out with DJ Khaled’s chubby-cheeked baby boy , Rare Staff 6:54pm, July 29
Paris Jackson isn’t shy about showing a little skin in a series of photos from her recent retreat Rare People Paris Jackson isn’t shy about showing a little skin in a series of photos from her recent retreat , Rare Staff 6:05pm, July 29
Todd Chrisley shares how proud he is of daughter Savannah and her new boyfriend, Luke Kennard Rare People Todd Chrisley shares how proud he is of daughter Savannah and her new boyfriend, Luke Kennard , Rare Staff 4:48pm, July 29
“6 kids and still bad!”: 61-year-old Kris Jenner shows off her toned physique while on vacation Rare People “6 kids and still bad!”: 61-year-old Kris Jenner shows off her toned physique while on vacation , Rare Staff 3:42pm, July 29
Jessica Simpson’s dad is cancer free and opening up about the future: “I’m coming back!” Rare People Jessica Simpson’s dad is cancer free and opening up about the future: “I’m coming back!” , Rare Staff 3:09pm, July 29
Kathy Griffin shares a big update on the Secret Service investigation into her controversial beheaded Trump photo Rare People Kathy Griffin shares a big update on the Secret Service investigation into her controversial beheaded Trump photo , Rare Staff 12:57pm, July 29
Alec Baldwin reads the classic children’s book “Goodnight Moon” to his sons Rare People Alec Baldwin reads the classic children’s book “Goodnight Moon” to his sons , Rare Staff 12:13pm, July 29
Watch Savannah Guthrie’s adorable daughter steal the spotlight from mom on ‘TODAY’ Rare People Watch Savannah Guthrie’s adorable daughter steal the spotlight from mom on ‘TODAY’ , Rare Staff 11:46am, July 29
Chester Bennington’s longtime bandmate shared a note with fans one week after his friend’s death Rare People Chester Bennington’s longtime bandmate shared a note with fans one week after his friend’s death , Rare Staff 8:26pm, July 28
Sarah Huckabee Sanders gets a glorious Photoshop treatment after wearing bright green on TV Rare Humor Sarah Huckabee Sanders gets a glorious Photoshop treatment after wearing bright green on TV , Rare Staff 4:06pm, July 28
“The President Show” gets a visit from Mario Cantone, who delivers a pitch-perfect portrayal of Anthony Scaramucci Rare Humor “The President Show” gets a visit from Mario Cantone, who delivers a pitch-perfect portrayal of Anthony Scaramucci , Rare Staff 2:11pm, July 28
Jimmy Fallon and Michael Strahan chug gross cocktails together during a friendly game of ‘Drinko’ Rare Humor Jimmy Fallon and Michael Strahan chug gross cocktails together during a friendly game of ‘Drinko’ , Rare Staff 1:35pm, July 28
A car overturned in Texas unleashing 30 venomous snakes, an alligator and a turtle onto the road Across the U.S.A. A car overturned in Texas unleashing 30 venomous snakes, an alligator and a turtle onto the road , Rare Staff 12:30pm, July 1
So, a bear wanders into an Alaskan liquor store — and this is no joke set-up Caught on video So, a bear wanders into an Alaskan liquor store — and this is no joke set-up , Rare Staff 10:35am, July 1
A dangerous amoeba was found in local drinking water and the potentially deadly side effects are scary Across the U.S.A. A dangerous amoeba was found in local drinking water and the potentially deadly side effects are scary , Rare Staff 9:49am, July 1
Kevin Hart and Eniko Parrish Hart are so excited to be halfway to meeting their baby boy Rare People Kevin Hart and Eniko Parrish Hart are so excited to be halfway to meeting their baby boy , Rare Staff 1:36pm, June 30
Sharon and Kelly Osbourne give the Jenner sisters a public scolding for using Ozzy’s likeness to sell T-shirts Rare People Sharon and Kelly Osbourne give the Jenner sisters a public scolding for using Ozzy’s likeness to sell T-shirts , Rare Staff 11:14am, June 30
President Trump defends his decision to suggest that he had secret recordings of meetings with James Comey The media President Trump defends his decision to suggest that he had secret recordings of meetings with James Comey , Rare Staff 8:34am, June 23
Acting ICE chief issues stern warning to undocumented immigrants and makes it clear that nobody is immune from deportation Immigration Acting ICE chief issues stern warning to undocumented immigrants and makes it clear that nobody is immune from deportation , Rare Staff 8:52am, June 14
What to know about Kate Middleton's mysterious little brother Rare People What to know about Kate Middleton's mysterious little brother , Rare Staff 1:52pm, June 2
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson rode his motorcycle with Rolling Thunder to honor U.S. military Caught on video Secretary of State Rex Tillerson rode his motorcycle with Rolling Thunder to honor U.S. military , Rare Staff 4:24pm, May 29
CNN reporter perfectly explains the problem with the mainstream media The media CNN reporter perfectly explains the problem with the mainstream media , Rare Staff 12:16pm, May 29
Take a look at this moving memorial dedicated to soldiers who lost their lives in Iraq and Afghanistan Caught on video Take a look at this moving memorial dedicated to soldiers who lost their lives in Iraq and Afghanistan , Rare Staff 11:36am, May 29
The 2017 Met Gala: these celebrity looks left us scratching our heads Rare People The 2017 Met Gala: these celebrity looks left us scratching our heads , Rare Staff 12:47pm, May 2
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“The Simpsons” takes on Trump’s first 100 days and it’s sure to become one of the show’s classic episodes Rare Humor “The Simpsons” takes on Trump’s first 100 days and it’s sure to become one of the show’s classic episodes , Rare Staff 9:50am, April 28
James Comey makes it clear that the FBI has no information supporting President Trump’s wiretapping claims Rare Politics James Comey makes it clear that the FBI has no information supporting President Trump’s wiretapping claims , Rare Staff 11:32am, March 20
His wife may think he’s crazy, but when the TV stops working this guy knows just the trick to fix it Caught on video His wife may think he’s crazy, but when the TV stops working this guy knows just the trick to fix it , Rare Staff 10:44am, March 20