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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.

At one of America’s greatest national parks, scientists watch for signs of a fiery and violent past Rare News At one of America’s greatest national parks, scientists watch for signs of a fiery and violent past , Rare Staff 2:19pm, March 15
Baton Rouge mother faces charges in death of own daughter after wreck Crime and punishment Baton Rouge mother faces charges in death of own daughter after wreck , Rare Staff 8:09pm, February 28
DCCC press urged "thoughts and prayers" in private after mass shooting Rare News DCCC press urged "thoughts and prayers" in private after mass shooting , Rare Staff 10:10pm, February 27
Naked man steals ATV, leads police on chase around Kansas City Rare News Naked man steals ATV, leads police on chase around Kansas City , Rare Staff 10:06pm, February 26
Douglas HS school resource officer Scot Peterson says he is no coward Rare News Douglas HS school resource officer Scot Peterson says he is no coward , Rare Staff 4:33pm, February 26
Robbery of Oklahoma store foiled by armed mother-daughter pair Caught on video Robbery of Oklahoma store foiled by armed mother-daughter pair , Rare Staff 9:55pm, February 23
Three additional Broward County deputies said to have backed down Rare News Three additional Broward County deputies said to have backed down , Rare Staff 6:13pm, February 23
White House placed on lockdown after minivan rams security gate Rare News White House placed on lockdown after minivan rams security gate , Rare Staff 4:06pm, February 23
Douglas HS resource officer resigns amid investigation Rare News Douglas HS resource officer resigns amid investigation , Rare Staff 5:52pm, February 22
Alwin Chen arrested after bringing loaded gun to Clarksburg HS Rare News Alwin Chen arrested after bringing loaded gun to Clarksburg HS , Rare Staff 9:48pm, February 20
Trump asks DOJ for ban on bump stocks and similar devices Guns Trump asks DOJ for ban on bump stocks and similar devices , Rare Staff 4:30pm, February 20
President Donald Trump endorses Mitt Romney in Utah Senate Race Rare Politics President Donald Trump endorses Mitt Romney in Utah Senate Race , Rare Staff 10:23pm, February 19
Rep. Patrick Neville, Columbine survivor, wants to ban gun-free zones Rare News Rep. Patrick Neville, Columbine survivor, wants to ban gun-free zones , Rare Staff 9:43pm, February 19
Man forfeits AR-57 after Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS mass shooting Across the U.S.A. Man forfeits AR-57 after Marjory Stoneman Douglas HS mass shooting , Rare Staff 6:09pm, February 19
Memphis teen arrested after threat locks down Northwest Prep Academy Rare News Memphis teen arrested after threat locks down Northwest Prep Academy , Rare Staff 9:59pm, February 16
Failed Shanghai burglary ends in unconscious burglar, viral video Caught on video Failed Shanghai burglary ends in unconscious burglar, viral video , Rare Staff 8:11pm, February 16
13 Russians indicted for interfering in 2016 election Rare News 13 Russians indicted for interfering in 2016 election , Rare Staff 1:41pm, February 16
Authorities identify "official" GoFundMe for Douglas shooting victims Rare News Authorities identify "official" GoFundMe for Douglas shooting victims , Rare Staff 9:36pm, February 15
Douglas High School Asst Football Coach Aaron Feis celebrated as hero Rare News Douglas High School Asst Football Coach Aaron Feis celebrated as hero , Rare Staff 10:08pm, February 14
Shooting reported at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida Rare News Shooting reported at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida , Rare Staff 3:18pm, February 14
Swordfight in Boulder, Colorado parking lot caught on camera Caught on video Swordfight in Boulder, Colorado parking lot caught on camera , Rare Staff 10:23pm, February 12
Man with "DIRTBAG" license plate arrested after living up to the name What's wrong with people Man with "DIRTBAG" license plate arrested after living up to the name , Rare Staff 9:31pm, February 12
Judge awards $6.75 million to 5Pointz artists in VARA win God Bless America Judge awards $6.75 million to 5Pointz artists in VARA win , Rare Staff 6:12pm, February 12
Hoda Kotb enlists Baby Haley Joy to help pack for the Winter Olympics People Hoda Kotb enlists Baby Haley Joy to help pack for the Winter Olympics , Rare Staff 10:15pm, February 9
Couple finds mouse droppings in Little Caesar's pizza Health and medicine Couple finds mouse droppings in Little Caesar's pizza , Rare Staff 9:34pm, February 9
Harley-Davidson announces new nationwide recall for failing ABS brakes Rare News Harley-Davidson announces new nationwide recall for failing ABS brakes , Rare Staff 9:56pm, February 7
Actor and musician Mickey Jones dead at 76 People Actor and musician Mickey Jones dead at 76 , Rare Staff 5:41pm, February 7
Brooklyn Beckham gets another tattoo in honor of father David Beckham People Brooklyn Beckham gets another tattoo in honor of father David Beckham , Rare Staff 10:12pm, February 6
Amtrak Acela train 2150 comes apart in Havre de Grace Maryland Rare News Amtrak Acela train 2150 comes apart in Havre de Grace Maryland , Rare Staff 5:54pm, February 6
One sheriff's deputy killed, many wounded in Colorado Springs shooting Rare News One sheriff's deputy killed, many wounded in Colorado Springs shooting , Rare Staff 9:20pm, February 5