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Patrick McMahon

Patrick is a content editor for Rare in Washington, D.C. Outside the office (and the internet), he’s a cyclist, painter, and friend to all dogs. He is 27.


Miley Cyrus says singing with her sister was “fun” until she spit “in my mouth” — and reveals who taught her that Rare People Miley Cyrus says singing with her sister was “fun” until she spit “in my mouth” — and reveals who taught her that , Rare Staff 9:07pm, August 1
California CEO charged with smuggling “tactical equipment” to Syrian fighters Across the U.S.A. California CEO charged with smuggling “tactical equipment” to Syrian fighters , Rare Staff 6:05pm, August 1
Police say a man killed his girlfriend and a new woman “assumed her life” What's wrong with people Police say a man killed his girlfriend and a new woman “assumed her life” , Rare Staff 3:53pm, August 1
White House confirms that an email “prankster” successfully posed as Trump family members and Administration officials Rare News White House confirms that an email “prankster” successfully posed as Trump family members and Administration officials , Rare Staff 11:07pm, July 31
Halle Berry shares her own missing child story ahead of the release of “Kidnap” Rare People Halle Berry shares her own missing child story ahead of the release of “Kidnap” , Rare Staff 10:11pm, July 31
Kim Kardashian’s selfies might cost $100 million, if a new lawsuit has anything to say about it Across the U.S.A. Kim Kardashian’s selfies might cost $100 million, if a new lawsuit has anything to say about it , Rare Staff 9:32pm, July 31
A dozen inmates escaped an Alabama county jail using only peanut butter What's wrong with people A dozen inmates escaped an Alabama county jail using only peanut butter , Rare Staff 8:16pm, July 31
RVers help stop a bear as it chased down a cyclist, and their photos are just wild Around the world RVers help stop a bear as it chased down a cyclist, and their photos are just wild , Rare Staff 8:09pm, July 31
White House: Anthony Scaramucci out Rare News White House: Anthony Scaramucci out , Rare Staff 2:46pm, July 31
South Carolina police are investigating whether or not a missing man’s fate was painted on his front door Crime and punishment South Carolina police are investigating whether or not a missing man’s fate was painted on his front door , Rare Staff 2:36pm, July 31
Ohio homeowners opened up their freezer to find the nightmarish cause of a “terrible smell” Across the U.S.A. Ohio homeowners opened up their freezer to find the nightmarish cause of a “terrible smell” , Rare Staff 6:10pm, July 30
“Mommy blogger” breastfeeds on live TV and says she’d allow kids in the bedroom under one condition Rare News “Mommy blogger” breastfeeds on live TV and says she’d allow kids in the bedroom under one condition , Rare Staff 6:09pm, July 30
Tomi Lahren and Chelsea Handler’s heated Obamacare debate began awkwardly and ended like this Rare News Tomi Lahren and Chelsea Handler’s heated Obamacare debate began awkwardly and ended like this , Rare Staff 3:21pm, July 30
A college student dramatically escaped a kidnapping because she can drive stick and the bad guys couldn’t Across the U.S.A. A college student dramatically escaped a kidnapping because she can drive stick and the bad guys couldn’t , Rare Staff 2:17pm, July 30
A Florida mom picked her 10-year-old child as a sidekick for an armed robbery, say police What's wrong with people A Florida mom picked her 10-year-old child as a sidekick for an armed robbery, say police , Rare Staff 2:05pm, July 30
A Florida family found a giant black bear asleep on their front porch Across the U.S.A. A Florida family found a giant black bear asleep on their front porch , Rare Staff 12:25pm, July 30
One man’s quest for penis girth ended in “sudden death” Around the world One man’s quest for penis girth ended in “sudden death” , Rare Staff 11:11am, July 30
Congress overwhelmingly passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea National security Congress overwhelmingly passes new sanctions on Russia, Iran and North Korea , Rare Staff 10:07pm, July 27
Britney Spears shows off the workout regimen that keeps her so spectacularly fit Rare People Britney Spears shows off the workout regimen that keeps her so spectacularly fit , Rare Staff 8:14pm, July 27
Instead of arresting her, a police officer paid for the $15 in diapers that a single mother was suspected of stealing Crime and punishment Instead of arresting her, a police officer paid for the $15 in diapers that a single mother was suspected of stealing , Rare Staff 5:28pm, July 27
Not even a pending trial date could keep this barista away from underage boys, say police Crime and punishment Not even a pending trial date could keep this barista away from underage boys, say police , Rare Staff 3:42pm, July 27
When police were called on a children’s football game, the responding officer played it perfectly Caught on video When police were called on a children’s football game, the responding officer played it perfectly , Rare Staff 8:06pm, July 26
Ready for Dancing with the Stars to get “Spicier?” Rare People Ready for Dancing with the Stars to get “Spicier?” , Rare Staff 6:34pm, July 26
Energy Secretary Rick Perry took a 20-minute prank call from the “Ukrainian Prime Minister” Rare News Energy Secretary Rick Perry took a 20-minute prank call from the “Ukrainian Prime Minister” , Rare Staff 5:02pm, July 26
Topless dagger-packing drunk driver charged at an off-duty deputy, say police What's wrong with people Topless dagger-packing drunk driver charged at an off-duty deputy, say police , Rare Staff 2:48pm, July 26
A Canadian wedding got “crashed” by one very famous leading lady Rare People A Canadian wedding got “crashed” by one very famous leading lady , Rare Staff 8:20pm, July 25
Heat and yeast activate a truckload of dough, causing a messy spill on a Washington highway Across the U.S.A. Heat and yeast activate a truckload of dough, causing a messy spill on a Washington highway , Rare Staff 5:07pm, July 25
Selling some illegal tail sent this Florida couple to jail What's wrong with people Selling some illegal tail sent this Florida couple to jail , Rare Staff 3:00pm, July 25
Mom arrested in murder-for-hire plot — and it was all revealed by the would-be killer What's wrong with people Mom arrested in murder-for-hire plot — and it was all revealed by the would-be killer , Rare Staff 10:06pm, July 24
New York woman confesses to murdering fiance who “demanded” threesome Crime and punishment New York woman confesses to murdering fiance who “demanded” threesome , Rare Staff 8:39pm, July 24