Rare Staff

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 26.


Rep. Darrell Issa, urging caution, calls for a special prosecutor and independent investigation Across the U.S.A. Rep. Darrell Issa, urging caution, calls for a special prosecutor and independent investigation Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 8:05pm, February 26
An Arizona teacher was fired after her school read what she said about immigrants What's wrong with people An Arizona teacher was fired after her school read what she said about immigrants Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:58pm, February 26
Australian scientists have weaponized the Herpes virus, and now they’re using it on… fish? Science and nature Australian scientists have weaponized the Herpes virus, and now they’re using it on… fish? Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:47pm, February 26
Another Jewish cemetery has been vandalized, this time in Philadelphia Across the U.S.A. Another Jewish cemetery has been vandalized, this time in Philadelphia Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:44pm, February 26
To find leaks, Press Secretary Sean Spicer trusts no one — not even his own staff Across the U.S.A. To find leaks, Press Secretary Sean Spicer trusts no one — not even his own staff Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:53pm, February 26
Here’s the draft of the Obamacare repeal and what it could mean for your healthcare Health and medicine Here’s the draft of the Obamacare repeal and what it could mean for your healthcare Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:20pm, February 26
After four decades in film, a Hollywood standby has died Rare People After four decades in film, a Hollywood standby has died Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 10:54am, February 26
Teen mom (of) 3? Kailyn Lowry has big news Rare People Teen mom (of) 3? Kailyn Lowry has big news Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 10:31pm, February 23
Former House Speaker John Boehner reveals what we could expect from an Obamacare repeal Health and medicine Former House Speaker John Boehner reveals what we could expect from an Obamacare repeal Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:19pm, February 23
This Maryland tattoo shop is helping former gang members in an unusual way Across the U.S.A. This Maryland tattoo shop is helping former gang members in an unusual way Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:20pm, February 23
Passengers kicked off United Airlines flight after asking fellow travelers about bombs Caught on video Passengers kicked off United Airlines flight after asking fellow travelers about bombs Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:16pm, February 23
New Iowa bill would force universities to check political party affiliation before hiring new professors Education New Iowa bill would force universities to check political party affiliation before hiring new professors Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:10pm, February 22
NASA just made an incredible discovery about new habitable planets Science and nature NASA just made an incredible discovery about new habitable planets Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:45pm, February 22
Michigan State bans this college dorm staple to “end harassment” Education Michigan State bans this college dorm staple to “end harassment” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:03pm, February 22
President Trump’s frequent travel to Mar-A-Lago comes at a serious cost to taxpayers Across the U.S.A. President Trump’s frequent travel to Mar-A-Lago comes at a serious cost to taxpayers Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:28pm, February 21
A Pennsylvania mom got the perfect revenge when her son left for college without doing his chores Across the U.S.A. A Pennsylvania mom got the perfect revenge when her son left for college without doing his chores Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:30pm, February 21
President Trump finally responds to the national wave of antisemitic bomb threats, vandalism, and terror Rare News President Trump finally responds to the national wave of antisemitic bomb threats, vandalism, and terror Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:39am, February 21
A man went to distribute Neo-Nazi fliers at Cal Poly, and one student absolutely wasn’t having it Across the U.S.A. A man went to distribute Neo-Nazi fliers at Cal Poly, and one student absolutely wasn’t having it Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:53pm, February 20
Chevrolet took one of their 2017 cars to a test track and hit 200 mph, and that’s not even the craziest part Business Chevrolet took one of their 2017 cars to a test track and hit 200 mph, and that’s not even the craziest part Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:04pm, February 20
Whoa! Paul and Ringo get together in the studio for the first time in seven years Rare People Whoa! Paul and Ringo get together in the studio for the first time in seven years Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:50pm, February 20
House Intelligence Committee joins calls to investigate leaks from the intelligence community Across the U.S.A. House Intelligence Committee joins calls to investigate leaks from the intelligence community Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:21pm, February 20
Two drivers are dead in a head-on collision, and what police found when they responded is tragic Across the U.S.A. Two drivers are dead in a head-on collision, and what police found when they responded is tragic Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:37pm, February 19
Against warnings from China, the United States Navy sets out for South China Sea Around the world Against warnings from China, the United States Navy sets out for South China Sea Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:49pm, February 19
“A Day Without Immigrants” protest may lead to many days without work for these 12 people Across the U.S.A. “A Day Without Immigrants” protest may lead to many days without work for these 12 people Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:30pm, February 19
Reince Priebus slams “total garbage” stories and the “enemy” media on “Face the Nation” Across the U.S.A. Reince Priebus slams “total garbage” stories and the “enemy” media on “Face the Nation” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:10pm, February 19
Suspects have been charged for throwing objects at President Trump’s motorcade in Florida Crime and punishment Suspects have been charged for throwing objects at President Trump’s motorcade in Florida Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:06am, February 19
Jake Tapper mocks conservative website on Twitter, and it might just drive their fans crazy The media Jake Tapper mocks conservative website on Twitter, and it might just drive their fans crazy Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:54pm, February 17
The fashion editor who said “nobody” wanted to sit next to Tiffany Trump just changed her story, “bigly” Rare People The fashion editor who said “nobody” wanted to sit next to Tiffany Trump just changed her story, “bigly” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 10:17pm, February 16
Seth Rogen went out of his way to hilariously troll one of the Trumps Rare Humor Seth Rogen went out of his way to hilariously troll one of the Trumps Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 9:40pm, February 16
Justin Bieber doesn’t seem like the type to headbutt strangers, but police are investigating a report that says otherwise Rare People Justin Bieber doesn’t seem like the type to headbutt strangers, but police are investigating a report that says otherwise Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:31pm, February 16