Rare Editor

Matt Wotus

Matt Wotus is an editorial intern with Rare. He graduated from UNC-Chapel Hill in 2017 and received his degree in journalism with a reporting specialization. As a writer, his passions include politics, the environment and global health. He is also a photographer. He enjoys watching and attending sporting events and binging on his favorite Netflix shows.


This tone deaf woman sang the National Anthem, and thankfully somebody recorded it Rare Humor This tone deaf woman sang the National Anthem, and thankfully somebody recorded it , 5:15pm, August 10
You might be a little weary of docks after watching this hilarious compilation of fails Rare Humor You might be a little weary of docks after watching this hilarious compilation of fails , 3:35pm, August 10
It’s not hard to tell which one of this woman’s animals got into the trash Rare Humor It’s not hard to tell which one of this woman’s animals got into the trash , 2:13pm, August 10
Virginia man convicted on two counts of animal cruelty after being accused of sex acts with dogs leaves judge speechless Rare News Virginia man convicted on two counts of animal cruelty after being accused of sex acts with dogs leaves judge speechless , 5:12pm, August 9
This compilation of unlikely animal friendships is the cutest thing you’ll see all week Rare Humor This compilation of unlikely animal friendships is the cutest thing you’ll see all week , 3:56pm, August 9
The kids in this compilation sure know how to embarrass their parents, especially when someone’s filming Rare Humor The kids in this compilation sure know how to embarrass their parents, especially when someone’s filming , 1:49pm, August 9
This adorable compilation proves that dogs make the best babysitters Rare Humor This adorable compilation proves that dogs make the best babysitters , 12:41pm, August 9
Watch a man wearing a thong in public garner hilarious reactions from unsuspecting strangers in this risque prank Rare Humor Watch a man wearing a thong in public garner hilarious reactions from unsuspecting strangers in this risque prank , 5:10pm, August 8
Every year, a group of Wisconsin women strip down to their bikinis and race each other in the snow for a good cause Rare Humor Every year, a group of Wisconsin women strip down to their bikinis and race each other in the snow for a good cause , 4:26pm, August 8
After a guy planned six individual dates on the same night, the women he asked out joined forces to put him in his place Rare News After a guy planned six individual dates on the same night, the women he asked out joined forces to put him in his place , 12:44pm, August 8
Police officers in one Pennsylvania county will no longer do field tests of drugs due to the dangers of fentanyl Rare News Police officers in one Pennsylvania county will no longer do field tests of drugs due to the dangers of fentanyl , 3:57pm, August 7
This man tried to ride a unicycle in a bar, and it went exactly how you think it would Rare Humor This man tried to ride a unicycle in a bar, and it went exactly how you think it would , 2:23pm, August 7
Woman who probably thought her parasailing adventure was over gets a surprise after landing on the boat Rare Humor Woman who probably thought her parasailing adventure was over gets a surprise after landing on the boat , 1:21pm, August 7
You can now buy a Bob Ross Chia Pet because, well, who wouldn’t want one? Rare Humor You can now buy a Bob Ross Chia Pet because, well, who wouldn’t want one? , 4:48pm, August 4
A man driving a truck full of potatoes in India got a surprise visit from an elephant Rare Humor A man driving a truck full of potatoes in India got a surprise visit from an elephant , 2:06pm, August 4
Jimmy Kimmel releases a sneak peak of his newest addition to “The Bachelor” family Rare Humor Jimmy Kimmel releases a sneak peak of his newest addition to “The Bachelor” family , 1:05pm, August 4
While directing traffic, this Arizona police officer decided to show off his dancing skills Rare Humor While directing traffic, this Arizona police officer decided to show off his dancing skills , 11:29am, August 4
After it wandered into town, this seal is not too delighted with a ranger who tried to lead it back to the ocean Rare Humor After it wandered into town, this seal is not too delighted with a ranger who tried to lead it back to the ocean , 5:23pm, August 2
Gordon Ramsay and James Corden star in the hilarious new hit cooking competition “MasterChef Junior Junior” Rare Humor Gordon Ramsay and James Corden star in the hilarious new hit cooking competition “MasterChef Junior Junior” , 4:13pm, August 2
This “America’s Got Talent” comedian got a standing ovation after he talked about the time he got catfished Rare Humor This “America’s Got Talent” comedian got a standing ovation after he talked about the time he got catfished , 1:32pm, August 2
This prank video proves that asking strangers to hold your naughty stuff can lead to some hilarious reactions Rare Humor This prank video proves that asking strangers to hold your naughty stuff can lead to some hilarious reactions , 5:37pm, August 1
If you need something heavy lifted, just ask these Brooklyn firefighters who lifted a wrongly-parked car Rare Humor If you need something heavy lifted, just ask these Brooklyn firefighters who lifted a wrongly-parked car , 4:10pm, August 1
Firefighters rescue a 4-year-old girl from a hot car after her soldier stepfather overdoses in a Walgreens parking lot Rare News Firefighters rescue a 4-year-old girl from a hot car after her soldier stepfather overdoses in a Walgreens parking lot , 3:37pm, July 31
Chilling footage of a Chicago home burglary shows a man kicking in a door as a terrified girl hides upstairs Rare News Chilling footage of a Chicago home burglary shows a man kicking in a door as a terrified girl hides upstairs , 2:47pm, July 31
This adorable baby can’t contain his excitement while watching fireworks Rare Humor This adorable baby can’t contain his excitement while watching fireworks , 1:58pm, July 31
These babies are just so darn cute when they get angry over the strangest reasons Rare Humor These babies are just so darn cute when they get angry over the strangest reasons , 1:36pm, July 31
Former ‘Saturday Night Live’ star criticizes the show for its Donald Trump skits Rare News Former ‘Saturday Night Live’ star criticizes the show for its Donald Trump skits , 4:35pm, July 28
Cher celebrates on Twitter after John McCain’s vote ends GOP’s chance at repealing Obamacare Rare News Cher celebrates on Twitter after John McCain’s vote ends GOP’s chance at repealing Obamacare , 2:01pm, July 28
These groovy dancing grandparents bust a move and get down in this amazing dance compilation Rare Humor These groovy dancing grandparents bust a move and get down in this amazing dance compilation , 2:14pm, July 27
This humorous compilation proves chihuahuas are not afraid of anything and will definitely fight back Rare Humor This humorous compilation proves chihuahuas are not afraid of anything and will definitely fight back , 1:13pm, July 27