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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 26.


Son of “mobster” arrested again, this time for alleged racist graffiti, at SUNY Purchase College Across the U.S.A. Son of “mobster” arrested again, this time for alleged racist graffiti, at SUNY Purchase College Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:08am, December 8
Apple has made over $600 million off US taxpayers since 2012 by avoiding taxes — here’s how Rare News Apple has made over $600 million off US taxpayers since 2012 by avoiding taxes — here’s how Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:42pm, December 7
Trump’s pick for Homeland Security suggests he’s serious about the Mexican border Rare News Trump’s pick for Homeland Security suggests he’s serious about the Mexican border Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:23pm, December 7
Donald Trump decides this Asian nation is good, takes credit for $50 billion investment toward 50,000 jobs Rare News Donald Trump decides this Asian nation is good, takes credit for $50 billion investment toward 50,000 jobs Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:39pm, December 6
The Pentagon commissioned a report on waste, and what they found was so bad they tried to destroy it Rare News The Pentagon commissioned a report on waste, and what they found was so bad they tried to destroy it Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:53pm, December 6
Sad! Hillary Clinton to host party and grieve with millionaire donors in one-time Trump hotel Rare News Sad! Hillary Clinton to host party and grieve with millionaire donors in one-time Trump hotel Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:06pm, December 6
You’ve got to hear Madonna’s eerie live cover of a Britney Spears hit — with a political punch Rare People You’ve got to hear Madonna’s eerie live cover of a Britney Spears hit — with a political punch Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:22pm, December 5
A horrifying death at an Oklahoma VA hospital may lead to criminal charges for neglect Across the U.S.A. A horrifying death at an Oklahoma VA hospital may lead to criminal charges for neglect Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:45pm, December 5
A Southwest Airlines flight made an emergency landing when it unexpectedly added a new passenger A Southwest Airlines flight made an emergency landing when it unexpectedly added a new passenger Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 10:52am, December 5
Here are the very best reactions to the Trump-Romney dinner this week Rare Humor Here are the very best reactions to the Trump-Romney dinner this week Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:17pm, December 1
This troubled Veterans Administration hospital may have infected more than 500 veterans Rare News This troubled Veterans Administration hospital may have infected more than 500 veterans Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:58pm, December 1
Bernie Sanders wants Americans to hold their applause for Trump’s Carrier “deal” for one simple reason Rare Politics Bernie Sanders wants Americans to hold their applause for Trump’s Carrier “deal” for one simple reason Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:06pm, December 1
Here’s what a 24-year Carrier employee said to Donald Trump and Mike Pence after they saved his job Rare News Here’s what a 24-year Carrier employee said to Donald Trump and Mike Pence after they saved his job Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 12:11pm, December 1
Charlotte’s district attorney has announced the charging decision for the officer who shot Keith Lamont Scott Rare News Charlotte’s district attorney has announced the charging decision for the officer who shot Keith Lamont Scott Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:58pm, November 30
A German charity just began a crusade against “ungodly Santas” Around the world A German charity just began a crusade against “ungodly Santas” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:11pm, November 30
How did this thief get away with $1.6 million in broad daylight? Caught on video How did this thief get away with $1.6 million in broad daylight? Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:32am, November 30
The Tennessee wildfires just took yet another tragic turn: “It’s the apocalypse” The Tennessee wildfires just took yet another tragic turn: “It’s the apocalypse” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:09pm, November 29
Charlie Sheen had this to say to hero officer who stopped the OSU attack Rare People Charlie Sheen had this to say to hero officer who stopped the OSU attack Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:22pm, November 29
This intense footage shows a man evacuating through the Gatlinburg inferno This intense footage shows a man evacuating through the Gatlinburg inferno Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:25pm, November 29
Video has surfaced of the final minutes aboard the doomed Medellin flight Video has surfaced of the final minutes aboard the doomed Medellin flight Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 12:12pm, November 29
Great Again? Major economic group predicts enormous growth under Trump Business Great Again? Major economic group predicts enormous growth under Trump Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:21pm, November 28
Looming Affordable Care Act repeal has coal miners worried Rare News Looming Affordable Care Act repeal has coal miners worried Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:57pm, November 28
Now that his campaign is over, Donald Trump has released a new red hat Rare News Now that his campaign is over, Donald Trump has released a new red hat Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:30pm, November 28
What Colin Kaepernick wore to a press conference in Miami came back to haunt him Across the U.S.A. What Colin Kaepernick wore to a press conference in Miami came back to haunt him Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:27am, November 28
Well, well, well, look who’s celebrating a Trump appointment Rare News Well, well, well, look who’s celebrating a Trump appointment Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:26pm, November 23
Gayle King gave an inside scoop on Trump’s media “slapdown” Rare News Gayle King gave an inside scoop on Trump’s media “slapdown” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:56am, November 23
Food writer loves this addition to mashed potatoes yet also calls it a “real crime” Rare Life Food writer loves this addition to mashed potatoes yet also calls it a “real crime” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:48pm, November 22
Horror in a house of faith: drowning in California church “not accidental” Crime and punishment Horror in a house of faith: drowning in California church “not accidental” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:38pm, November 22
He stole $90,000—and now an Alabama thief is on the run What's wrong with people He stole $90,000—and now an Alabama thief is on the run Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 12:04pm, November 22
Brooklyn ISIS supporter arrested for planning attack on American landmark Rare News Brooklyn ISIS supporter arrested for planning attack on American landmark Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:08pm, November 21