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Alex Carrigan

Alex Carrigan is a copy editor for Rare. He is originally from Newport News, Virginia and graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2014. He has a B.S. in Mass Communications: Print/Online Journalism and volunteers as the Communications and PR Manager for the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop. He longs to travel, write, watch interesting movies and TV shows, and eat good food along the way.

The Best and Worst from the 90th Academy Awards red carpet People The Best and Worst from the 90th Academy Awards red carpet , 12:06pm, March 5
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Florida high school shooting survivor’s idea could cost his state of Florida a lot of money Across the U.S.A. Florida high school shooting survivor’s idea could cost his state of Florida a lot of money , 5:07pm, February 25
There’s a Kardashian-themed episode of “Celebrity Family Feud,” and it’s just as weird as it sounds People There’s a Kardashian-themed episode of “Celebrity Family Feud,” and it’s just as weird as it sounds , 4:17pm, February 25
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Hugh Grant is one of many who shared heartbreaking goodbyes to “Notting Hill” star Emma Chambers People Hugh Grant is one of many who shared heartbreaking goodbyes to “Notting Hill” star Emma Chambers , 2:06pm, February 25
Olympic figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu gets an epic boost in group selfie People Olympic figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu gets an epic boost in group selfie , 12:57pm, February 25
Woman’s viral photo is the internet’s newest bizarre optical illusion Rare Humor Woman’s viral photo is the internet’s newest bizarre optical illusion , 12:35pm, February 25
“The Simpsons” may have predicted the rogue squirrel moment at the Olympics People “The Simpsons” may have predicted the rogue squirrel moment at the Olympics , 12:25pm, February 25
Omarosa compares Trump’s White House to a plantation in a new “Celebrity Big Brother” clip People Omarosa compares Trump’s White House to a plantation in a new “Celebrity Big Brother” clip , 11:54am, February 25
A former “The Bold and the Beautiful” star has been arrested, allegedly for some bold public behavior People A former “The Bold and the Beautiful” star has been arrested, allegedly for some bold public behavior , 11:29am, February 25
Singer Robin Thicke and his girlfriend are now proud parents to an adorable baby girl People Singer Robin Thicke and his girlfriend are now proud parents to an adorable baby girl , 11:01am, February 25
A famous Tony-winning actress and TV mom has passed away at 97 People A famous Tony-winning actress and TV mom has passed away at 97 , 10:37am, February 25
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Acclaimed film director claims his estranged wife stole their daughter People Acclaimed film director claims his estranged wife stole their daughter , 3:49pm, December 25
Paris Jackson calls out Wendy Williams for “toxic” obsession with the Jackson family People Paris Jackson calls out Wendy Williams for “toxic” obsession with the Jackson family , 12:48pm, November 3
Kathy Griffin is livid with former boss Andy Cohen after his recent diss People Kathy Griffin is livid with former boss Andy Cohen after his recent diss , 1:04pm, October 27
Kelly Ripa talks about how her teenage daughter hated a recent #TBT picture People Kelly Ripa talks about how her teenage daughter hated a recent #TBT picture , 12:31pm, October 27
Two hikers heard sounds from inside a mine shaft — and returned to pull off a major rescue Rare Animals Two hikers heard sounds from inside a mine shaft — and returned to pull off a major rescue , 6:48pm, October 23
Kathy Griffin claims she is being blacklisted in Hollywood and can prove it People Kathy Griffin claims she is being blacklisted in Hollywood and can prove it , 1:20pm, October 20
Pink reveals that she was nearly punched by her old rival Christina Aguilera People Pink reveals that she was nearly punched by her old rival Christina Aguilera , 12:51pm, October 20
Joey Fatone’s response to whether *NSYNC could reunite at the Super Bowl will get your hopes up People Joey Fatone’s response to whether *NSYNC could reunite at the Super Bowl will get your hopes up , 12:55pm, October 6
This timelapse video of Chrissy Teigen’s hair and makeup routine is both mesmerizing and exhausting People This timelapse video of Chrissy Teigen’s hair and makeup routine is both mesmerizing and exhausting , 12:28pm, October 6
“Empire” actress Rumer Willis sets the record straight about her sobriety People “Empire” actress Rumer Willis sets the record straight about her sobriety , 5:15pm, October 2
Andrea Bocelli had a scary fall off a horse in Italy People Andrea Bocelli had a scary fall off a horse in Italy , 1:10pm, September 15
Actress Heather Locklear suffers injuries after driving her car into a ditch People Actress Heather Locklear suffers injuries after driving her car into a ditch , 12:29pm, September 15
Actor James Franco reveals he no longer watches these kinds of mature videos People Actor James Franco reveals he no longer watches these kinds of mature videos , 12:49pm, September 8
Jane Fonda reveals why these steamy scenes are her favorite to shoot with Robert Redford People Jane Fonda reveals why these steamy scenes are her favorite to shoot with Robert Redford , 2:24pm, September 1
Bobbi Kristina Brown’s ex-boyfriend learns his fate following domestic abuse claims People Bobbi Kristina Brown’s ex-boyfriend learns his fate following domestic abuse claims , 2:11pm, August 25
The Douglas clan gets a little bigger as Cameron Douglas announces a baby is on the way People The Douglas clan gets a little bigger as Cameron Douglas announces a baby is on the way , 4:30pm, August 18