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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.


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
President Trump fires off Monday morning tweets slamming Russia allegations against him Rare Politics President Trump fires off Monday morning tweets slamming Russia allegations against him , Rare Staff 8:10am, March 20
According to plastic surgeons, Ivanka Trump’s influence goes beyond just fashion and politics Rare People According to plastic surgeons, Ivanka Trump’s influence goes beyond just fashion and politics , Rare Staff 5:52pm, March 17
Is Reese Witherspoon ready to don Elle Woods’ pink suit once more? James Corden finds out Rare People Is Reese Witherspoon ready to don Elle Woods’ pink suit once more? James Corden finds out , Rare Staff 11:43am, March 17
Andy Cohen looks back at Mariah Carey’s most amazing “Plead The Fifth” moments Rare People Andy Cohen looks back at Mariah Carey’s most amazing “Plead The Fifth” moments , Rare Staff 10:52am, March 17
Rapper T.I. burned President Trump on Instagram for his “possum fur wig” and so much more Rare News Rapper T.I. burned President Trump on Instagram for his “possum fur wig” and so much more , Rare Staff 5:03pm, March 15
Lindsey Stirling’s violin performance of a Disney classic from “Beauty and the Beast” is absolutely stunning Rare People Lindsey Stirling’s violin performance of a Disney classic from “Beauty and the Beast” is absolutely stunning , Rare Staff 4:27pm, March 13
Watch the Teletubbies get their freak on in this hilarious mash-up with Missy Elliott Rare Humor Watch the Teletubbies get their freak on in this hilarious mash-up with Missy Elliott , Rare Staff 1:52pm, March 13
He danced his way into our hearts and now Balang is back groovin’ to “Shape of You” Rare People He danced his way into our hearts and now Balang is back groovin’ to “Shape of You” , Rare Staff 1:20pm, March 13
Watch what happens when this guy sends 20,000 volts through a watermelon Caught on video Watch what happens when this guy sends 20,000 volts through a watermelon , Rare Staff 11:21am, March 13
CollegeHumor’s parody video about that friend you have who thinks everyone is flirting with her is spot on Rare Humor CollegeHumor’s parody video about that friend you have who thinks everyone is flirting with her is spot on , Rare Staff 10:54am, March 13
He may be worth $74 billion, but Warren Buffett never spends more than $3.17 on breakfast Rare News He may be worth $74 billion, but Warren Buffett never spends more than $3.17 on breakfast , Rare Staff 9:15am, March 13
Press Secretary Sean Spicer got harassed at an Apple Store and it was all streamed on Twitter Caught on video Press Secretary Sean Spicer got harassed at an Apple Store and it was all streamed on Twitter , Rare Staff 8:11am, March 13
Jenna Marbles highlights the absurdity of acrylic nails Rare Humor Jenna Marbles highlights the absurdity of acrylic nails , Rare Staff 6:54pm, March 10
At 59 years old, bombshell actress Sharon Stone still looks absolutely stunning Rare People At 59 years old, bombshell actress Sharon Stone still looks absolutely stunning , Rare Staff 5:35pm, March 10
Pentatonix put a hauntingly beautiful spin on John Lennon’s timeless song “Imagine” Rare People Pentatonix put a hauntingly beautiful spin on John Lennon’s timeless song “Imagine” , Rare Staff 3:38pm, March 10
Scott Disick has a doozy of a new excuse for his bad behavior Rare People Scott Disick has a doozy of a new excuse for his bad behavior , Rare Staff 1:31pm, March 10
Mary-Kate Olsen gives a refreshingly honest perspective about married life out of the spotlight Rare People Mary-Kate Olsen gives a refreshingly honest perspective about married life out of the spotlight , Rare Staff 12:59pm, March 10
Proud mom Julia Louis Dreyfus cheered on her son during his big Northwestern win Rare People Proud mom Julia Louis Dreyfus cheered on her son during his big Northwestern win , Rare Staff 11:41am, March 10
Ed Sheeran proves he really can do anything by showing off his rap skills live on air Rare People Ed Sheeran proves he really can do anything by showing off his rap skills live on air , Rare Staff 10:43am, March 10
This “Fails of the Week” compilation will leave you feeling grateful you aren’t a part of it Rare Humor This “Fails of the Week” compilation will leave you feeling grateful you aren’t a part of it , Rare Staff 6:34pm, March 6
As his unsuspecting girlfriend was singing in the shower, he was preparing to prank her four times over Rare Humor As his unsuspecting girlfriend was singing in the shower, he was preparing to prank her four times over , Rare Staff 4:19pm, March 6