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Yolanda Arrington

Yolanda, a content editor for Rare, has years of media experience in national radio, local TV news, cable, and private industry as a writer, segment producer, and social media strategist. Her career path includes ABC News, News Channel 8 (DC), Retirement Living TV, the Department of Defense, and too many freelance gigs to count. An award-winning television producer and blogger, Yolanda’s degree in Broadcast Journalism is from the S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications at Syracuse University, home of the Orange. Follow her musings and other things.


Being fruitful and multiplying, Nick Cannon announces he’s got a third child on the way Rare People Being fruitful and multiplying, Nick Cannon announces he’s got a third child on the way Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 1:48pm, November 18
This major shoe retailer just gave Ivanka Trump’s footwear line the boot Rare News This major shoe retailer just gave Ivanka Trump’s footwear line the boot Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 11:31am, November 18
After a heated campaign season, Trump plans to sit down with one of his toughest critics, Mitt Romney Rare Politics After a heated campaign season, Trump plans to sit down with one of his toughest critics, Mitt Romney Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 2:35pm, November 17
Police step up Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade security after ISIS calls it an excellent target Rare News Police step up Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade security after ISIS calls it an excellent target Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 1:10pm, November 16
Former Bush official warns Republicans to avoid serving in Trump’s administration Rare News Former Bush official warns Republicans to avoid serving in Trump’s administration Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 12:41pm, November 16
Report: Trump and his team were shocked to learn how much work it takes to be president Rare Politics Report: Trump and his team were shocked to learn how much work it takes to be president Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 1:31pm, November 14
Gary Sinise continues being a champ for veterans with this generous donation to a wounded warrior Rare Military Gary Sinise continues being a champ for veterans with this generous donation to a wounded warrior Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 12:25pm, November 14
Did Trump just invite the alt-right to the White House with this political pick? Many on Twitter say yes Rare Politics Did Trump just invite the alt-right to the White House with this political pick? Many on Twitter say yes Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 11:31am, November 14
The #MannequinChallenge is taking the Internet by storm – here are some of the most powerful & fun videos Rare News The #MannequinChallenge is taking the Internet by storm – here are some of the most powerful & fun videos Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 2:38pm, November 11
From breastfeeding to hijab, new emojis to reflect the world we live in Rare News From breastfeeding to hijab, new emojis to reflect the world we live in Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 1:36pm, November 11
People are torching this popular sneaker, and it has everything to do with Donald Trump Rare News People are torching this popular sneaker, and it has everything to do with Donald Trump Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 5:50pm, November 10
A gracious Donald Trump claims victory but promises to unite the nation as president Election 2016 A gracious Donald Trump claims victory but promises to unite the nation as president Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 3:06am, November 9
Hillary Clinton placed the phone call she never wanted to make to Donald Trump Election 2016 Hillary Clinton placed the phone call she never wanted to make to Donald Trump Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 2:49am, November 9
A man falling on camera gave many the laugh they needed during election night Election 2016 A man falling on camera gave many the laugh they needed during election night Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 11:27pm, November 8
Virginia proves it’s with her after all Rare News Virginia proves it’s with her after all Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff Zuri Davis, Rare Staff 10:32pm, November 8
The country’s on pins and needles waiting for Florida’s votes Election 2016 The country’s on pins and needles waiting for Florida’s votes Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 10:11pm, November 8
Here’s how Colin Kaepernick is voting on Election Day Election 2016 Here’s how Colin Kaepernick is voting on Election Day Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 7:06pm, November 8
Does Cindy McCain’s outfit send a subtle message about who got her vote? Election 2016 Does Cindy McCain’s outfit send a subtle message about who got her vote? Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 6:13pm, November 8
Twitter promptly flipped out at the news that Neiman Marcus is selling pricey collard greens for the holidays Rare News Twitter promptly flipped out at the news that Neiman Marcus is selling pricey collard greens for the holidays Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 10:43am, November 1
Donald Trump owes his pollster $767K — here’s why he won’t pay up Rare Politics Donald Trump owes his pollster $767K — here’s why he won’t pay up Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 9:50am, November 1
It’s the Halloween debate that never ends: Do you love or hate candy corn? Rare Life It’s the Halloween debate that never ends: Do you love or hate candy corn? Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 8:28am, October 29
The guy who destroyed Trump’s Walk of Fame star is “proud” of his work, even though he’s in jail Rare News The guy who destroyed Trump’s Walk of Fame star is “proud” of his work, even though he’s in jail Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 1:04pm, October 27
Who says skeletons have to be boring and gray? Try this easy makeup trick for Halloween Rare Life Who says skeletons have to be boring and gray? Try this easy makeup trick for Halloween Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 4:48pm, October 26
Donald Trump once tried to hit on actress Kelly Preston, then blogged about it right after her son died Rare Politics Donald Trump once tried to hit on actress Kelly Preston, then blogged about it right after her son died Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 11:04am, October 26
An attempt to encourage people to vote may have landed Justin Timberlake in hot water Rare People An attempt to encourage people to vote may have landed Justin Timberlake in hot water Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 3:37pm, October 25
Freak out your friends and be the talk of every Halloween party with this zombie makeup look Rare Life Freak out your friends and be the talk of every Halloween party with this zombie makeup look Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 3:34pm, October 25
New poll finds most Americans think Trump will be a sore loser Rare News New poll finds most Americans think Trump will be a sore loser Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 1:28pm, October 25
Health officials release alarming numbers about STDs in America Rare News Health officials release alarming numbers about STDs in America Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 11:32am, October 25
Fed up with the “crooked” media, Donald Trump launches his own nightly newscast Rare Politics Fed up with the “crooked” media, Donald Trump launches his own nightly newscast Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 9:28am, October 25
This is what football can do to a child’s brain after just one season Rare News This is what football can do to a child’s brain after just one season Yolanda Arrington, Rare Staff 11:26am, October 24