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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.


Democratic National Committee asks entire staff to submit resignations Across the U.S.A. Democratic National Committee asks entire staff to submit resignations Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:28pm, March 28
A California school may lose teachers and funding for having too many white students Across the U.S.A. A California school may lose teachers and funding for having too many white students Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:31pm, March 28
Police arrested her for drinking a cold one at a daycare, but she tried to keep the party going with the officers What's wrong with people Police arrested her for drinking a cold one at a daycare, but she tried to keep the party going with the officers Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:29pm, March 28
Julianne Hough announces her must-have wedding performer — she’ll do anything! Rare People Julianne Hough announces her must-have wedding performer — she’ll do anything! Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 9:30pm, March 27
House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes called to step down from Russia investigation National security House Intelligence Committee Chair Devin Nunes called to step down from Russia investigation Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:45pm, March 27
Police thought they had cornered this runaway cow, but she had other ideas Across the U.S.A. Police thought they had cornered this runaway cow, but she had other ideas Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:05pm, March 27
Shop at Harbor Freight? They just settled a lawsuit, and it may mean money for you Business Shop at Harbor Freight? They just settled a lawsuit, and it may mean money for you Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:33pm, March 27
Could Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner be getting back together? Across the U.S.A. Could Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner be getting back together? Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:33pm, March 27
A crowded fifteen-story escalator goes into free-fall in this terrifying video Caught on video A crowded fifteen-story escalator goes into free-fall in this terrifying video Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:06pm, March 27
Tomi Lahren will have a whole lot more vacation time, says a new report The media Tomi Lahren will have a whole lot more vacation time, says a new report Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:01pm, March 26
United Airlines kicks two girls off a flight for wearing leggings Across the U.S.A. United Airlines kicks two girls off a flight for wearing leggings Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:03pm, March 26
Donald Trump reportedly gave German Chancellor Angela Merkel a bill for NATO, and it’s huge Around the world Donald Trump reportedly gave German Chancellor Angela Merkel a bill for NATO, and it’s huge Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 2:25pm, March 26
Watch the burning fuel from this truck fire incinerate a whole block of cars Across the U.S.A. Watch the burning fuel from this truck fire incinerate a whole block of cars Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:33pm, March 26
Trump now blames his own party for the failure of the American Health Care Act Health and medicine Trump now blames his own party for the failure of the American Health Care Act Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 11:40am, March 26
Watch this father break up a street fight and teach two angry young men a valuable lesson Caught on video Watch this father break up a street fight and teach two angry young men a valuable lesson Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 8:48pm, March 23
Bidding has started on Trump’s massive border wall Across the U.S.A. Bidding has started on Trump’s massive border wall Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 8:18pm, March 23
Police arrested her daughter for underage drinking — and she wrote them a thank you note! Across the U.S.A. Police arrested her daughter for underage drinking — and she wrote them a thank you note! Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:47pm, March 23
The case of the anti-Semitic bomb threats around the country just got a lot stranger Around the world The case of the anti-Semitic bomb threats around the country just got a lot stranger Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 3:46pm, March 23
When you’re doing 60 on the highway, hitting a 20-pound turkey is a big deal Across the U.S.A. When you’re doing 60 on the highway, hitting a 20-pound turkey is a big deal Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 1:25pm, March 23
The deficient blueprint in Trump’s infrastructure plan abandons the very people who got him elected Rare Politics The deficient blueprint in Trump’s infrastructure plan abandons the very people who got him elected Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 12:13pm, March 23
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Donald Trump Jr. bashes London Mayor Sadiq Khan for having called terror “part of living in a big city” Around the world Donald Trump Jr. bashes London Mayor Sadiq Khan for having called terror “part of living in a big city” Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:28pm, March 22
British truck driver finds out the hard way that you can’t make a meal on the side of the road Around the world British truck driver finds out the hard way that you can’t make a meal on the side of the road Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:19pm, March 22
Accused murderer of three makes the creepiest statement from his hospital bed Across the U.S.A. Accused murderer of three makes the creepiest statement from his hospital bed Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 10:05pm, March 21
How did that White House fence-jumper make it so far? One source says the Secret Service removed the alarm National security How did that White House fence-jumper make it so far? One source says the Secret Service removed the alarm Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:19pm, March 21
North Korea has responded to U.S. sanctions with plans for an alarming new weapon National security North Korea has responded to U.S. sanctions with plans for an alarming new weapon Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 4:43pm, March 21
All electronics “bigger than a cellphone” will be temporarily banned from certain flights Rare News All electronics “bigger than a cellphone” will be temporarily banned from certain flights Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 7:09pm, March 20
An Indianapolis woman is on the run after she allegedly beat her mother with a McDonald’s cheeseburger Across the U.S.A. An Indianapolis woman is on the run after she allegedly beat her mother with a McDonald’s cheeseburger Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 6:34pm, March 20
Did Tomi Lahren just get herself ousted? The media Did Tomi Lahren just get herself ousted? Patrick McMahon, Rare Staff 5:47pm, March 20
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