Rare Staff

Kaylen Tanner

Kaylen Tanner is a associate editor for Rare. She grew up in East Africa where she developed a passion for international relations and the role of culture in politics. Kaylen earned a B.A. in Media Studies from Wheaton College, and spent a semester studying Middle East conflict in Palestine. She loves traveling and playing the devils advocate on any given topic. 


Guess who celebrated winning the election by offering up police horses? Across the U.S.A. Guess who celebrated winning the election by offering up police horses? Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 12:01am, January 20
Halloween costumes that should most definitely not be sexy Rare News Halloween costumes that should most definitely not be sexy Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 6:18pm, October 31
Ford accidentally let slip a surprise about their upcoming cars, and fans are excited Rare News Ford accidentally let slip a surprise about their upcoming cars, and fans are excited Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 4:02pm, October 5
It’s National Beer Drinking Day, and here are all the reasons you should celebrate Rare News It’s National Beer Drinking Day, and here are all the reasons you should celebrate Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 5:30pm, September 28
Ten years later, Steve Irwin is still our favorite crocodile hunter Rare People Ten years later, Steve Irwin is still our favorite crocodile hunter Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 9:25am, September 4
Happy birthday to the National Park Service Rare News Happy birthday to the National Park Service Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 7:50pm, August 25
During his first year with new hands, one little boy fulfilled a big dream Rare People During his first year with new hands, one little boy fulfilled a big dream Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 8:27pm, August 24
Olympic Fashion — who’s looking hot for this year’s opening ceremony Around the world Olympic Fashion — who’s looking hot for this year’s opening ceremony Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 10:40am, August 2
A group of strangers witnessed a red convertible roll and did the incredible Rare People A group of strangers witnessed a red convertible roll and did the incredible Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 3:18pm, July 20
John Kerry faced off against a British door, and watching it on replay is addicting Caught on video John Kerry faced off against a British door, and watching it on replay is addicting Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 4:54pm, July 19
With some huge photos and glass windows, the Human Rights Campaign turned their building into something incredible Rare People With some huge photos and glass windows, the Human Rights Campaign turned their building into something incredible Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 6:20pm, June 17
The founding fathers would be really surprised to discover you celebrate the Fourth of July Rare Politics The founding fathers would be really surprised to discover you celebrate the Fourth of July Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 10:26am, June 13
This woman went to extraordinary lengths to keep an injured frog alive Rare Animals This woman went to extraordinary lengths to keep an injured frog alive Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 11:10am, June 10
In an epic fight of national pride, a Canada goose and American bald eagle battle it out Rare Animals In an epic fight of national pride, a Canada goose and American bald eagle battle it out Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 7:11am, June 10
The latest European party drug is all the rage and you can find it at your local grocery store Rare News The latest European party drug is all the rage and you can find it at your local grocery store Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 9:37am, June 9
A woman’s breast implants were both cushion and casualty in an encounter with a kangaroo Rare Animals A woman’s breast implants were both cushion and casualty in an encounter with a kangaroo Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 12:56pm, June 1
A surprising discovery leads a California woman to search for the identity of a 145-year-old toddler Rare News A surprising discovery leads a California woman to search for the identity of a 145-year-old toddler Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 3:49pm, May 27
The Taliban took to Twitter after a U.S. drone strike, and now the U.S. has a new target Rare News The Taliban took to Twitter after a U.S. drone strike, and now the U.S. has a new target Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 2:17pm, May 26
This footage proves animals enjoy a makeover just as much as the next human Rare Animals This footage proves animals enjoy a makeover just as much as the next human Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 6:09pm, May 24
He untied his camel after leaving the animal out in the sun, but he couldn’t have known this would be his end Rare News He untied his camel after leaving the animal out in the sun, but he couldn’t have known this would be his end Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 10:38am, May 24
Man strips naked and jumps into dangerous territory in insane stunt nobody could have expected Rare News Man strips naked and jumps into dangerous territory in insane stunt nobody could have expected Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 5:09pm, May 23
Yes, it is possible to twerk with that part of your body Rare Humor Yes, it is possible to twerk with that part of your body Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 3:30pm, May 19
Feast your eyes on the craziest things TSA has confiscated and those long security lines might make more sense Rare News Feast your eyes on the craziest things TSA has confiscated and those long security lines might make more sense Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 10:02am, May 19
A woman was mistaken as transgender in Walmart bathroom for an absurd reason — now she’s speaking out Rare News A woman was mistaken as transgender in Walmart bathroom for an absurd reason — now she’s speaking out Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 11:56am, May 17
When he explains why he missed the graduation, no one will take this excuse literally, but it really happened Rare News When he explains why he missed the graduation, no one will take this excuse literally, but it really happened Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 4:25pm, May 16
There is compelling evidence Bernie Sanders might not be who you think he is Rare Politics There is compelling evidence Bernie Sanders might not be who you think he is Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 2:09pm, May 13
Democracy crumbled in the face of Boaty McBoatface, and Twitter is not having it Rare News Democracy crumbled in the face of Boaty McBoatface, and Twitter is not having it Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 12:46pm, May 6
This horrific body camera footage from an EMT shows what happens during a heroin overdose Caught on video This horrific body camera footage from an EMT shows what happens during a heroin overdose Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 2:40pm, May 4
This inmate may be smiling but his unique selfie has police frowning for a pretty good reason Rare News This inmate may be smiling but his unique selfie has police frowning for a pretty good reason Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 10:59am, April 29
The way he responded to a routine traffic stop ended with a gory accident and amputated limbs Rare News The way he responded to a routine traffic stop ended with a gory accident and amputated limbs Kaylen Tanner, Rare Staff 1:28pm, April 27