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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.


Wal-Mart introduces new options to take on Amazon, but is it better than Prime? Business Wal-Mart introduces new options to take on Amazon, but is it better than Prime? , Rare Staff 2:31pm, January 31
A second Obama appointee just got replaced A second Obama appointee just got replaced , Rare Staff 11:17pm, January 30
Trump fires acting Attorney General Sally Yates | Rare Trump fires acting Attorney General Sally Yates | Rare , Rare Staff 9:47pm, January 30
Sean Hannity mocks media members as “overpaid, out of touch millionaires” The media Sean Hannity mocks media members as “overpaid, out of touch millionaires” , Rare Staff 7:34pm, January 30
Saudi Prince buys airfare for 80 of his falcons, reminds us we’ll never be rich Around the world Saudi Prince buys airfare for 80 of his falcons, reminds us we’ll never be rich , Rare Staff 4:18pm, January 30
Quebec City Police revise suspects, Prime Minister announces motive in mosque shooting Around the world Quebec City Police revise suspects, Prime Minister announces motive in mosque shooting , Rare Staff 2:58pm, January 30
“Phantom dumper” returns to lay waste to Utah town Across the U.S.A. “Phantom dumper” returns to lay waste to Utah town , Rare Staff 1:39pm, January 30
Cleveland Clinic doctor unable to return to work due to Trump immigration ban Rare News Cleveland Clinic doctor unable to return to work due to Trump immigration ban , Rare Staff 6:04pm, January 29
Two kids went to visit grandma, and now they’re witnesses to a murder Crime and punishment Two kids went to visit grandma, and now they’re witnesses to a murder , Rare Staff 5:23pm, January 29
Showering burglar fails to make a clean escape Crime and punishment Showering burglar fails to make a clean escape , Rare Staff 3:23pm, January 29
Hillary Clinton responds to mass protests against Trump’s immigration ban Across the U.S.A. Hillary Clinton responds to mass protests against Trump’s immigration ban , Rare Staff 1:37pm, January 29
Trump upends National Security Council, appoints Bannon and Priebus National security Trump upends National Security Council, appoints Bannon and Priebus , Rare Staff 12:45pm, January 29
Donald Trump tears into an old enemy, renews his case for a ban and “extreme vetting” Across the U.S.A. Donald Trump tears into an old enemy, renews his case for a ban and “extreme vetting” , Rare Staff 11:54am, January 29
Mischa Barton has been hospitalized after ranting about “the world shattering” Rare People Mischa Barton has been hospitalized after ranting about “the world shattering” , Rare Staff 8:49pm, January 26
Wendy Williams just goes off on Paris Jackson for considering herself “Black. Period.” Rare People Wendy Williams just goes off on Paris Jackson for considering herself “Black. Period.” , Rare Staff 8:44pm, January 26
These guys couldn’t wait for the new Bronco, so they got out the Sawzall These guys couldn’t wait for the new Bronco, so they got out the Sawzall , Rare Staff 6:36pm, January 26
Woop Woop: Juggalos will march on Washington Across the U.S.A. Woop Woop: Juggalos will march on Washington , Rare Staff 3:54pm, January 26
“First Amendment Defense Act” would protect businesses that discriminate against LGBT and unmarried couples Rare News “First Amendment Defense Act” would protect businesses that discriminate against LGBT and unmarried couples , Rare Staff 2:06pm, January 26
Tiffany Trump and her rich friends can’t wait to bring their Instagram game to the White House Rare People Tiffany Trump and her rich friends can’t wait to bring their Instagram game to the White House , Rare Staff 9:02pm, January 25
A Brexit, a bar exit: A pint is now more expensive in the UK, and the US could be next Business A Brexit, a bar exit: A pint is now more expensive in the UK, and the US could be next , Rare Staff 6:41pm, January 25
Germany confronts a familiar American nemesis Around the world Germany confronts a familiar American nemesis , Rare Staff 3:39pm, January 25
Trump’s hiring freeze will hit a vulnerable group where it hurts Rare News Trump’s hiring freeze will hit a vulnerable group where it hurts , Rare Staff 2:51pm, January 25
Erin Andrews’ fight against cervical cancer was so private that not even “DWTS” knew Rare People Erin Andrews’ fight against cervical cancer was so private that not even “DWTS” knew , Rare Staff 7:29pm, January 24
Trump is still talking about crowd size, and he just memorialized it in a pretty embarrassing way God Bless America Trump is still talking about crowd size, and he just memorialized it in a pretty embarrassing way , Rare Staff 3:47pm, January 24
Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton explains last night’s collapse during his State of the State speech Across the U.S.A. Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton explains last night’s collapse during his State of the State speech , Rare Staff 2:12pm, January 24
Do you know who punched Richard Spencer? The information could be worth thousands Rare News Do you know who punched Richard Spencer? The information could be worth thousands , Rare Staff 1:33pm, January 24
Even on Saturday, Sean Spicer was doing his job -- the media is not The media Even on Saturday, Sean Spicer was doing his job -- the media is not , Rare Staff 12:24pm, January 24
Rare POV
Pregnant “Teen Mom 2” star Jenelle Evans shows off her big belly just before her due date Rare People Pregnant “Teen Mom 2” star Jenelle Evans shows off her big belly just before her due date , Rare Staff 10:37pm, January 23
Watch this perfect promotional prank for “Rings,” the sequel to “The Ring” Rare People Watch this perfect promotional prank for “Rings,” the sequel to “The Ring” , Rare Staff 8:42pm, January 23
NBC announces consequences for the “SNL” writer who called Barron Trump a “homeschool shooter” Rare News NBC announces consequences for the “SNL” writer who called Barron Trump a “homeschool shooter” , Rare Staff 5:09pm, January 23