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 27.


Iran is getting ready for Trump’s possible repeal of the Iran Deal Rare News Iran is getting ready for Trump’s possible repeal of the Iran Deal , Rare Staff 2:36pm, December 18
Cee-Lo Green posts video update after viral phone explosion video causes concern for his health Rare People Cee-Lo Green posts video update after viral phone explosion video causes concern for his health , Rare Staff 2:06pm, December 18
John Podesta shares the details of the FBI’s involvement in his email leaks Rare News John Podesta shares the details of the FBI’s involvement in his email leaks , Rare Staff 12:49pm, December 18
Yes, Sylvester Stallone is under consideration for this Trump administration post Rare News Yes, Sylvester Stallone is under consideration for this Trump administration post , Rare Staff 7:44am, December 16
This college president says it’s time to “revive the American dream of a ‘melting pot'” God Bless America This college president says it’s time to “revive the American dream of a ‘melting pot'” , Rare Staff 7:17am, December 16
A young man went right back to work after a car accident, and while media called it “heartwarming,” many of us begged to differ Across the U.S.A. A young man went right back to work after a car accident, and while media called it “heartwarming,” many of us begged to differ , Rare Staff 3:35pm, December 15
She reported an anti-Muslim attack in Manhattan, and now she’s in trouble She reported an anti-Muslim attack in Manhattan, and now she’s in trouble , Rare Staff 10:23pm, December 14
Trump Chief of Staff: “Major Changes” coming for press Rare News Trump Chief of Staff: “Major Changes” coming for press , Rare Staff 6:32pm, December 14
A mail carrier’s truck caught fire, but her quick thinking saved Christmas Across the U.S.A. A mail carrier’s truck caught fire, but her quick thinking saved Christmas , Rare Staff 6:08pm, December 14
He worked for the PA turnpike for 35 years and made an epic exit you’ve gotta read Across the U.S.A. He worked for the PA turnpike for 35 years and made an epic exit you’ve gotta read , Rare Staff 2:09pm, December 14
Don’t miss a single guest on “Guy Fieri’s” insane “SNL” Christmas special Rare Humor Don’t miss a single guest on “Guy Fieri’s” insane “SNL” Christmas special , Rare Staff 5:43pm, December 13
Charges dropped against DC “Pizzagate” shooter, but things are about to get much worse for him Charges dropped against DC “Pizzagate” shooter, but things are about to get much worse for him , Rare Staff 2:29pm, December 13
Watch Josh Gallagher rock a Mellencamp classic in an unforgettable “Voice” finale Rare People Watch Josh Gallagher rock a Mellencamp classic in an unforgettable “Voice” finale , Rare Staff 1:21pm, December 13
Penn State students take down Shakespeare’s portrait in English Department building Penn State students take down Shakespeare’s portrait in English Department building , Rare Staff 12:30pm, December 13
This appalling Facebook post got a West Virginia nonprofit director suspended, but not for long What's wrong with people This appalling Facebook post got a West Virginia nonprofit director suspended, but not for long , Rare Staff 7:08am, December 13
You’ll likely be paying more at the pump next month (and next year, too) Rare News You’ll likely be paying more at the pump next month (and next year, too) , Rare Staff 7:15pm, December 12
You have one week left to see this Texas roadside landmark Across the U.S.A. You have one week left to see this Texas roadside landmark , Rare Staff 4:56pm, December 12
Not “necessarily the best” — video of Trump’s comment at the Army-Navy game has some shaking their heads Rare News Not “necessarily the best” — video of Trump’s comment at the Army-Navy game has some shaking their heads , Rare Staff 3:57pm, December 12
The last, riskiest possible challenge to Trump’s win is just days away Rare News The last, riskiest possible challenge to Trump’s win is just days away , Rare Staff 2:57pm, December 12
A source says Trump wants big names to perform at his inauguration, but he may have trouble luring them Rare News A source says Trump wants big names to perform at his inauguration, but he may have trouble luring them , Rare Staff 6:13pm, December 11
Mix a reckless teenage boy and a Ferrari, and here’s what you get Rare News Mix a reckless teenage boy and a Ferrari, and here’s what you get , Rare Staff 4:16pm, December 11
The Wells Fargo account fraud scandal may get even bigger thanks to new revelations Rare News The Wells Fargo account fraud scandal may get even bigger thanks to new revelations , Rare Staff 3:56pm, December 11
Lowe’s did something amazing for a jobless vet and his service dog Rare People Lowe’s did something amazing for a jobless vet and his service dog , Rare Staff 1:25pm, December 11
Did Russia hack to help Trump? The CIA says yes, and, unbelievably, Trump just said this in response Did Russia hack to help Trump? The CIA says yes, and, unbelievably, Trump just said this in response , Rare Staff 12:55pm, December 11
American life expectancy declines due to drugs and suicide | Rare Rare News American life expectancy declines due to drugs and suicide | Rare , Rare Staff 10:10am, December 9
Walmart to invest $1.3 billion and create 10,000 jobs — in Mexico Around the world Walmart to invest $1.3 billion and create 10,000 jobs — in Mexico , Rare Staff 5:15pm, December 8
Ohio Republicans pass "heartbeat bill" restricting abortions | Rare Rare News Ohio Republicans pass "heartbeat bill" restricting abortions | Rare , Rare Staff 4:19pm, December 8
Carrier union president says Donald Trump “lied his ass off” about saving jobs — and Trump fires back Rare News Carrier union president says Donald Trump “lied his ass off” about saving jobs — and Trump fires back , Rare Staff 7:15am, December 8
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 , 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 , Rare Staff 6:42pm, December 7