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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.


United Airlines kicks two girls off a flight for wearing leggings Across the U.S.A. United Airlines kicks two girls off a flight for wearing leggings , Rare Staff 4:03pm, March 26
Donald Trump reportedly gave German Chancellor Angela Merkel a bill for NATO, and it’s huge Around the world Donald Trump reportedly gave German Chancellor Angela Merkel a bill for NATO, and it’s huge , Rare Staff 2:25pm, March 26
Watch the burning fuel from this truck fire incinerate a whole block of cars Across the U.S.A. Watch the burning fuel from this truck fire incinerate a whole block of cars , Rare Staff 1:33pm, March 26
Trump now blames his own party for the failure of the American Health Care Act Health and medicine Trump now blames his own party for the failure of the American Health Care Act , Rare Staff 11:40am, March 26
Watch this father break up a street fight and teach two angry young men a valuable lesson Caught on video Watch this father break up a street fight and teach two angry young men a valuable lesson , Rare Staff 8:48pm, March 23
Bidding has started on Trump’s massive border wall Across the U.S.A. Bidding has started on Trump’s massive border wall , Rare Staff 8:18pm, March 23
Police arrested her daughter for underage drinking — and she wrote them a thank you note! Across the U.S.A. Police arrested her daughter for underage drinking — and she wrote them a thank you note! , Rare Staff 5:47pm, March 23
The case of the anti-Semitic bomb threats around the country just got a lot stranger Around the world The case of the anti-Semitic bomb threats around the country just got a lot stranger , Rare Staff 3:46pm, March 23
When you’re doing 60 on the highway, hitting a 20-pound turkey is a big deal Across the U.S.A. When you’re doing 60 on the highway, hitting a 20-pound turkey is a big deal , Rare Staff 1:25pm, March 23
The deficient blueprint in Trump’s infrastructure plan abandons the very people who got him elected Rare Politics The deficient blueprint in Trump’s infrastructure plan abandons the very people who got him elected , Rare Staff 12:13pm, March 23
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Donald Trump Jr. bashes London Mayor Sadiq Khan for having called terror “part of living in a big city” Around the world Donald Trump Jr. bashes London Mayor Sadiq Khan for having called terror “part of living in a big city” , Rare Staff 7:28pm, March 22
British truck driver finds out the hard way that you can’t make a meal on the side of the road Around the world British truck driver finds out the hard way that you can’t make a meal on the side of the road , Rare Staff 4:19pm, March 22
Accused murderer of three makes the creepiest statement from his hospital bed Across the U.S.A. Accused murderer of three makes the creepiest statement from his hospital bed , Rare Staff 10:05pm, March 21
How did that White House fence-jumper make it so far? One source says the Secret Service removed the alarm National security How did that White House fence-jumper make it so far? One source says the Secret Service removed the alarm , Rare Staff 6:19pm, March 21
North Korea has responded to U.S. sanctions with plans for an alarming new weapon National security North Korea has responded to U.S. sanctions with plans for an alarming new weapon , Rare Staff 4:43pm, March 21
All electronics “bigger than a cellphone” will be temporarily banned from certain flights Rare News All electronics “bigger than a cellphone” will be temporarily banned from certain flights , Rare Staff 7:09pm, March 20
An Indianapolis woman is on the run after she allegedly beat her mother with a McDonald’s cheeseburger Across the U.S.A. An Indianapolis woman is on the run after she allegedly beat her mother with a McDonald’s cheeseburger , Rare Staff 6:34pm, March 20
Did Tomi Lahren just get herself ousted? The media Did Tomi Lahren just get herself ousted? , Rare Staff 5:47pm, March 20
Rep. Trey Gowdy hints at what he like done to reporters who publish leaks National security Rep. Trey Gowdy hints at what he like done to reporters who publish leaks , Rare Staff 3:38pm, March 20
Watch the moment an Uber driver blows a tire, hits a curb and goes airborne — right into a busy gas station! Caught on video Watch the moment an Uber driver blows a tire, hits a curb and goes airborne — right into a busy gas station! , Rare Staff 1:43pm, March 20
A college took the scale out of their exercise center, and even their own students are unsure about it Around the world A college took the scale out of their exercise center, and even their own students are unsure about it , Rare Staff 5:52pm, March 19
A retired police chief was detained by U.S. Customs when he flew home, and his side of the story is unforgettable Across the U.S.A. A retired police chief was detained by U.S. Customs when he flew home, and his side of the story is unforgettable , Rare Staff 4:46pm, March 19
An artist sought controversy with an insane anti-Trump billboard, and she got it in spades Across the U.S.A. An artist sought controversy with an insane anti-Trump billboard, and she got it in spades , Rare Staff 1:47pm, March 19
Fox News’ Chris Wallace questions Paul Ryan on the “freedom” of his healthcare act Across the U.S.A. Fox News’ Chris Wallace questions Paul Ryan on the “freedom” of his healthcare act , Rare Staff 12:24pm, March 19
Secret Service announces response to the three recent security White House security breaches National security Secret Service announces response to the three recent security White House security breaches , Rare Staff 11:42am, March 19
Whose range instructor is this? He probably needs new shorts Caught on video Whose range instructor is this? He probably needs new shorts , Rare Staff 4:39pm, March 16
A New Jersey mother screamed in court once she found out the sentence for her son’s hit-and-run killer Crime and punishment A New Jersey mother screamed in court once she found out the sentence for her son’s hit-and-run killer , Rare Staff 2:20pm, March 16
Mischa Barton confirms her “absolute worst fear” has been realized, responds to sex tape rumors Rare People Mischa Barton confirms her “absolute worst fear” has been realized, responds to sex tape rumors , Rare Staff 10:01pm, March 15
Trump adds a fifth Goldman Sachs banker to administration Across the U.S.A. Trump adds a fifth Goldman Sachs banker to administration , Rare Staff 4:34pm, March 15
Newt Gingrich calls for maximum punishment for the source of the 2005 Trump tax return Across the U.S.A. Newt Gingrich calls for maximum punishment for the source of the 2005 Trump tax return , Rare Staff 2:52pm, March 15