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. 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 Patrick McMahon, 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! Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, 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 Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:52pm, March 15
The Big Three automakers are paying workers to attend Trump’s rally, but not everyone is pleased Across the U.S.A. The Big Three automakers are paying workers to attend Trump’s rally, but not everyone is pleased Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:01pm, March 15
NBC releases President Trump’s long-form 2005 tax return Across the U.S.A. NBC releases President Trump’s long-form 2005 tax return Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 9:25pm, March 14
Criminal investigation ties House Democrats’ IT staff to stolen emails, loans from Hezbollah-linked Iraqi Crime and punishment Criminal investigation ties House Democrats’ IT staff to stolen emails, loans from Hezbollah-linked Iraqi Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:54pm, March 14
Spanish police may have stopped dozens of terror attacks in one epic raid Crime and punishment Spanish police may have stopped dozens of terror attacks in one epic raid Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:21pm, March 14
Kal Penn posts the worst scripts and casting calls from his early years, and they’re so bad as to be cringe-worthy Rare People Kal Penn posts the worst scripts and casting calls from his early years, and they’re so bad as to be cringe-worthy Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:51pm, March 14
An Ohio teen already set the bar for “promposals” really, really high Across the U.S.A. An Ohio teen already set the bar for “promposals” really, really high Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:58pm, March 14
Customs can keep you from reentering the country until you let them download all data on your phone Across the U.S.A. Customs can keep you from reentering the country until you let them download all data on your phone Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 8:54pm, March 13
CBO report: American Health Care Act will cut the deficit by $337 billion, but it could cost you Health and medicine CBO report: American Health Care Act will cut the deficit by $337 billion, but it could cost you Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:41pm, March 13
Watch police resort to drastic measures to stop a man in a van with a lighter and a gas can Caught on video Watch police resort to drastic measures to stop a man in a van with a lighter and a gas can Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:59pm, March 13
Police say her houseguest wouldn’t leave, so she pulled a sword off the wall and changed his mind Across the U.S.A. Police say her houseguest wouldn’t leave, so she pulled a sword off the wall and changed his mind Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:39pm, March 13
Wall Street’s “Fearless Girl” statue only went one full day before a man in a suit did this What's wrong with people Wall Street’s “Fearless Girl” statue only went one full day before a man in a suit did this Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:26pm, March 11
New moms Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie are just loving it Rare People New moms Hoda Kotb and Savannah Guthrie are just loving it Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:11pm, March 11
Anti-corruption fighter and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara is reportedly out Across the U.S.A. Anti-corruption fighter and U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara is reportedly out Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:00pm, March 11
Justin Bieber repels fans in Melbourne, doesn’t seem “Sorry” about it Rare People Justin Bieber repels fans in Melbourne, doesn’t seem “Sorry” about it Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:33pm, March 11
New dashcam video shows “disastrous mistake” police shooting of Alabama airman Michael Davidson Across the U.S.A. New dashcam video shows “disastrous mistake” police shooting of Alabama airman Michael Davidson Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:13pm, March 11
Watch a man save an elderly stranger from a speeding train with inches to spare Caught on video Watch a man save an elderly stranger from a speeding train with inches to spare Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 12:21pm, March 11
Kellyanne Conway says leaks are a real danger: “It affects every one of us” Across the U.S.A. Kellyanne Conway says leaks are a real danger: “It affects every one of us” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:13am, March 11
On the 20th anniversary of Notorious B.I.G.’s death, this Georgia news team’s tribute left us hypnotized Caught on video On the 20th anniversary of Notorious B.I.G.’s death, this Georgia news team’s tribute left us hypnotized Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 9:16pm, March 9