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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.


Trump’s border wall to be paid for in dollars, not pesos National security Trump’s border wall to be paid for in dollars, not pesos Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:03am, January 6
Attention old TV lovers: “Charmed” is back! Rare People Attention old TV lovers: “Charmed” is back! Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 8:30pm, January 5
Talladega College marching band to join inauguration, despite controversy Across the U.S.A. Talladega College marching band to join inauguration, despite controversy Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:03pm, January 5
Giant anaconda causes hiss-teria in Virginia apartment Across the U.S.A. Giant anaconda causes hiss-teria in Virginia apartment Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:28pm, January 5
Skeptical Trump to cut intelligence staff at these two major agencies National security Skeptical Trump to cut intelligence staff at these two major agencies Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 8:06pm, January 4
North Carolina’s new, stricter food stamp requirements take effect statewide Rare News North Carolina’s new, stricter food stamp requirements take effect statewide Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:25pm, January 4
Police are attempting to subpoena data from these new devices you may already have in your home Crime and punishment Police are attempting to subpoena data from these new devices you may already have in your home Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:30pm, January 3
For sale: New Mexico’s most offensive convenience store — just don’t offend the owner What's wrong with people For sale: New Mexico’s most offensive convenience store — just don’t offend the owner Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:50pm, January 3
Megyn Kelly is leaving Fox News and you may be surprised by where she’s going next Rare News Megyn Kelly is leaving Fox News and you may be surprised by where she’s going next Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:22pm, January 3
A man asked a Starbucks barista on a date, but he wound up meeting with the police instead Across the U.S.A. A man asked a Starbucks barista on a date, but he wound up meeting with the police instead Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:50pm, January 2
Major national paper will use words other than “lie” when Trump fails to tell the truth Rare News Major national paper will use words other than “lie” when Trump fails to tell the truth Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:01pm, January 2
Badass truck driver gets his stolen cellphone back with an insane dropkick caught on video Caught on video Badass truck driver gets his stolen cellphone back with an insane dropkick caught on video Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:43am, January 2
Chicago just posted a jaw-dropping homicide count for 2016 Crime and punishment Chicago just posted a jaw-dropping homicide count for 2016 Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:46am, January 2
After a bleak 2016, 55 percent of Americans feel this way about the coming year Across the U.S.A. After a bleak 2016, 55 percent of Americans feel this way about the coming year Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:17pm, January 1
Terrorism and violence against Christians took a horrific toll in 2016 Rare News Terrorism and violence against Christians took a horrific toll in 2016 Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:30pm, January 1
White House Press Sec says Trump won’t stop on Twitter: “When he tweets, he gets results” Rare News White House Press Sec says Trump won’t stop on Twitter: “When he tweets, he gets results” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:40pm, January 1
Van Jones says that the Clinton-era moderate Democrat “is over” Rare News Van Jones says that the Clinton-era moderate Democrat “is over” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:59pm, January 1
Militias and Bundy family sympathizers could be preparing for a new armed standoff Rare News Militias and Bundy family sympathizers could be preparing for a new armed standoff Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 12:24pm, January 1
The biggest killer of soldiers in the Middle East isn’t ISIS — it’s worse Rare Military The biggest killer of soldiers in the Middle East isn’t ISIS — it’s worse Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 10:23pm, December 29
Burke Ramsey just extended the JonBenet Ramsey saga into 2017 Rare People Burke Ramsey just extended the JonBenet Ramsey saga into 2017 Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 9:25pm, December 29
Anthony Bourdain lets liberals know that part of the responsibility for Trump’s election rests squarely on their shoulders The media Anthony Bourdain lets liberals know that part of the responsibility for Trump’s election rests squarely on their shoulders Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:00pm, December 29
Ellen Pompeo, Chris Ivery ring in 2017 with a new family member Rare People Ellen Pompeo, Chris Ivery ring in 2017 with a new family member Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:45pm, December 29
Carrie Fisher’s dog Gary “posts” heartwarming message after Debbie Reynolds’ death Rare People Carrie Fisher’s dog Gary “posts” heartwarming message after Debbie Reynolds’ death Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 9:57pm, December 28
No Joe-king: California allegedly issues DUI for a substance you probably drank this morning Crime and punishment No Joe-king: California allegedly issues DUI for a substance you probably drank this morning Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:07pm, December 28
An Arkansas science teacher is under investigation for what he wrote about the Obamas on Facebook What's wrong with people An Arkansas science teacher is under investigation for what he wrote about the Obamas on Facebook Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:26pm, December 28
New website collects Trump supporters regretting their own votes Across the U.S.A. New website collects Trump supporters regretting their own votes Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:24pm, December 28
It’s a “rap”: After 15 years together, this iconic Atlanta couple is calling it quits Rare People It’s a “rap”: After 15 years together, this iconic Atlanta couple is calling it quits Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 12:47am, December 28
Hundreds of Neo-Nazis plan to flood a Montana town for an armed march Rare News Hundreds of Neo-Nazis plan to flood a Montana town for an armed march Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 10:31pm, December 27
Boss who is sadly not our own gives every one of his 800 employees an unreal end-of-year gift Across the U.S.A. Boss who is sadly not our own gives every one of his 800 employees an unreal end-of-year gift Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:42pm, December 27
Expelled after a rape investigation, this man is back to challenge IU’s Title IX staff Across the U.S.A. Expelled after a rape investigation, this man is back to challenge IU’s Title IX staff Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:58pm, December 27