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Kaylen Tanner

Kaylen Tanner is a associate editor for Rare. She grew up in East Africa where she developed a passion for international relations and the role of culture in politics. Kaylen earned a B.A. in Media Studies from Wheaton College, and spent a semester studying Middle East conflict in Palestine. She loves traveling and playing the devils advocate on any given topic. 

Guess who celebrated winning the election by offering up police horses? Across the U.S.A. Guess who celebrated winning the election by offering up police horses? , Rare Staff 12:01am, January 20
The founding fathers would be really surprised to discover you celebrate the Fourth of July Rare Politics The founding fathers would be really surprised to discover you celebrate the Fourth of July , Rare Staff 10:26am, June 13
This horrific body camera footage from an EMT shows what happens during a heroin overdose Caught on video This horrific body camera footage from an EMT shows what happens during a heroin overdose , Rare Staff 2:40pm, May 4
Behold: the birthday cake all pyromaniacs dream of that has everyone mesmerized Caught on video Behold: the birthday cake all pyromaniacs dream of that has everyone mesmerized , Rare Staff 5:22pm, March 30
Toddler dies after anti-vaccine parents allegedly treated his meningitis with odd homemade remedy Around the world Toddler dies after anti-vaccine parents allegedly treated his meningitis with odd homemade remedy , Rare Staff 1:09pm, March 9
A naked woman stopped traffic to dance on a big rig, and here’s what everyone is blaming Rare News A naked woman stopped traffic to dance on a big rig, and here’s what everyone is blaming , Rare Staff 4:22pm, March 7
Two fishermen stumbled upon an eerie yacht, but what they found inside was even spookier Around the world Two fishermen stumbled upon an eerie yacht, but what they found inside was even spookier , Rare Staff 3:11pm, March 1
A Virginia farmer wound up with a crumbling garden of giant presidential heads, and it’s eerily beautiful Caught on video A Virginia farmer wound up with a crumbling garden of giant presidential heads, and it’s eerily beautiful , Rare Staff 11:09am, February 19
While playing around with venom, blood and a beating heart this scientist showed off some pretty sick stuff Caught on video While playing around with venom, blood and a beating heart this scientist showed off some pretty sick stuff , Rare Staff 12:22pm, February 18
An EMT shared graphic body cam footage that reveals the true horror of drug addiction Caught on video An EMT shared graphic body cam footage that reveals the true horror of drug addiction , Rare Staff 10:30am, February 15
This woman just demonstrated that keeping receipts matters after catching a waitress red-handed Crime and punishment This woman just demonstrated that keeping receipts matters after catching a waitress red-handed , Rare Staff 2:20pm, February 3
The story of a dog who received a second chance and a new face will leave you marveling at his recovery Rare Animals The story of a dog who received a second chance and a new face will leave you marveling at his recovery , Rare Staff 5:05pm, February 2
When she gave a homeless woman her boots, she never guessed it would enable her to help so many others People When she gave a homeless woman her boots, she never guessed it would enable her to help so many others , Rare Staff 2:07pm, January 22
One man tearfully explained the worst part about Alzheimer’s and it’ll make your heart ache People One man tearfully explained the worst part about Alzheimer’s and it’ll make your heart ache , Rare Staff 3:09pm, January 20
During a military funeral this 4-year-old son gave his father a touching goodbye People During a military funeral this 4-year-old son gave his father a touching goodbye , Rare Staff 2:15pm, January 13
We’re not sure what this little goat is excited about but watching him celebrate is infectious Rare Animals We’re not sure what this little goat is excited about but watching him celebrate is infectious , Rare Staff 4:00pm, January 8
The conversation between this baby and puppy goes over adult heads, but we still appreciated the cute factor Rare Animals The conversation between this baby and puppy goes over adult heads, but we still appreciated the cute factor , Rare Staff 1:07pm, January 8
A newborn baby almost got his first grounding for a pretty hilarious reason People A newborn baby almost got his first grounding for a pretty hilarious reason , Rare Staff 4:55pm, January 7
A woman who was thought dead for 30 years has resurfaced in the weirdest way possible Around the world A woman who was thought dead for 30 years has resurfaced in the weirdest way possible , Rare Staff 4:19pm, September 29