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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.


These are the “Most Dangerous” celebrities on the internet, according to a new survey Rare People These are the “Most Dangerous” celebrities on the internet, according to a new survey , Rare Staff 9:19pm, September 19
Just before retiring, a police sergeant is accused of leaving a smelly ‘performance review’ for a manager What's wrong with people Just before retiring, a police sergeant is accused of leaving a smelly ‘performance review’ for a manager , Rare Staff 8:09pm, September 19
The bright young students who died in a tragic crash have been identified — and you can help their families Across the U.S.A. The bright young students who died in a tragic crash have been identified — and you can help their families , Rare Staff 4:18pm, September 19
Lawyers present a case that could put Madonna’s strange personal effects up for sale Rare People Lawyers present a case that could put Madonna’s strange personal effects up for sale , Rare Staff 10:03pm, September 18
An 11 year old “felt something” as she stood in a fair line, leading to this man’s arrest Crime and punishment An 11 year old “felt something” as she stood in a fair line, leading to this man’s arrest , Rare Staff 8:13pm, September 18
Firefighters spent hours saving a man’s manhood after a humiliating gym disaster What's wrong with people Firefighters spent hours saving a man’s manhood after a humiliating gym disaster , Rare Staff 5:55pm, September 18
He beheaded a woman and ate her remains, then cops showed up to put an end to him What's wrong with people He beheaded a woman and ate her remains, then cops showed up to put an end to him , Rare Staff 4:52pm, September 18
A teen is in hot water after a picture of her pep rally sign went viral for the wrong reasons What's wrong with people A teen is in hot water after a picture of her pep rally sign went viral for the wrong reasons , Rare Staff 2:23pm, September 18
Family of 4 confirmed dead after disappearing during flight Rare News Family of 4 confirmed dead after disappearing during flight , Rare Staff 7:52pm, September 17
A gay marriage vote will come down to an unlikely factor: mailboxes Rare News A gay marriage vote will come down to an unlikely factor: mailboxes , Rare Staff 6:33pm, September 17
Stomach-churning photo shows a pool of blood outside a funeral home Rare News Stomach-churning photo shows a pool of blood outside a funeral home , Rare Staff 5:42pm, September 17
Army Ranger-turned-bandit says his training helped him rob a bank Crime and punishment Army Ranger-turned-bandit says his training helped him rob a bank , Rare Staff 4:12pm, September 17
Student with knife told police to shoot before they opened fire Caught on video Student with knife told police to shoot before they opened fire , Rare Staff 2:57pm, September 17
Family discovers the truth about man who was missing for 8 months Across the U.S.A. Family discovers the truth about man who was missing for 8 months , Rare Staff 2:00pm, September 17
11 hospitalized after Porsche spins into crowd at car show Caught on video 11 hospitalized after Porsche spins into crowd at car show , Rare Staff 12:41pm, September 17
A hydrochloric acid attack hospitalized 4 American tourists in France Around the world A hydrochloric acid attack hospitalized 4 American tourists in France , Rare Staff 11:15am, September 17
Facebook offered “Jew Hater,” “Ku Klux Clan,” and other hate-based audiences to advertisers Across the U.S.A. Facebook offered “Jew Hater,” “Ku Klux Clan,” and other hate-based audiences to advertisers , Rare Staff 8:04pm, September 14
“All Lives Splatter” joke on county Facebook page prompts response from sheriff’s office What's wrong with people “All Lives Splatter” joke on county Facebook page prompts response from sheriff’s office , Rare Staff 3:22pm, September 14
Registered sex offender arrested after allegedly going after two children in a single month What's wrong with people Registered sex offender arrested after allegedly going after two children in a single month , Rare Staff 9:47pm, September 13
At least one killed in mass shooting at Spokane-area high school Rare News At least one killed in mass shooting at Spokane-area high school , Rare Staff 2:50pm, September 13
A pop star asked David Copperfield to help her get her virginity back Rare People A pop star asked David Copperfield to help her get her virginity back , Rare Staff 9:32pm, September 11
A young boy was hung from rope tied around his neck by teenagers, his family says Across the U.S.A. A young boy was hung from rope tied around his neck by teenagers, his family says , Rare Staff 5:58pm, September 11
Don Lemon compliments “chunky” correspondent during live hurricane broadcast Caught on video Don Lemon compliments “chunky” correspondent during live hurricane broadcast , Rare Staff 4:24pm, September 11
How President Trump has talked about 9/11, then and now Rare News How President Trump has talked about 9/11, then and now , Rare Staff 8:27am, September 11
Asked if her political career was over, Hillary Clinton said "Yes" Rare News Asked if her political career was over, Hillary Clinton said "Yes" , Rare Staff 6:03pm, September 10
Video shows the incident that got Rev. Al Sharpton's daughter arrested Caught on video Video shows the incident that got Rev. Al Sharpton's daughter arrested , Rare Staff 5:55pm, September 10
County sheriff's office gives sarcastic warning regarding Irma Across the U.S.A. County sheriff's office gives sarcastic warning regarding Irma , Rare Staff 4:42pm, September 10
Mayor leads police on slow-speed riding mower chase with open beer Caught on video Mayor leads police on slow-speed riding mower chase with open beer , Rare Staff 1:37pm, September 10
Irma sucks up seawater, leaving bare ocean floor visible Caught on video Irma sucks up seawater, leaving bare ocean floor visible , Rare Staff 11:28am, September 10
For Celine Dion, it’s not just fashion — it’s her way of moving on Rare People For Celine Dion, it’s not just fashion — it’s her way of moving on , Rare Staff 8:12pm, September 7