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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.

A mass shooting has been reported at a Florida high school — here’s what we know Rare News A mass shooting has been reported at a Florida high school — here’s what we know , Rare Staff 3:18pm, February 14
Man with “DIRTBAG” vanity plate is arrested after living up to his name — and could see years in prison What's wrong with people Man with “DIRTBAG” vanity plate is arrested after living up to his name — and could see years in prison , Rare Staff 9:31pm, February 12
As Hoda Kotb packed to leave for the Olympics, she had the kind of “help” only a mother could love People As Hoda Kotb packed to leave for the Olympics, she had the kind of “help” only a mother could love , Rare Staff 10:15pm, February 9
A couple found “doo-do-looking stuff” on their Little Caesar’s, and the health department had some very bad news for them Health and medicine A couple found “doo-do-looking stuff” on their Little Caesar’s, and the health department had some very bad news for them , Rare Staff 9:34pm, February 9
A “Home Improvement” and “M*A*S*H” fan favorite is dead at 76 People A “Home Improvement” and “M*A*S*H” fan favorite is dead at 76 , Rare Staff 5:41pm, February 7
David Beckham’s son Brooklyn gets a permanent tribute to his dad People David Beckham’s son Brooklyn gets a permanent tribute to his dad , Rare Staff 10:12pm, February 6
Amtrak train comes apart at over 100 miles per hour Rare News Amtrak train comes apart at over 100 miles per hour , Rare Staff 5:54pm, February 6
Multiple police officers are down after chasing down a stolen car — here’s what we know Rare News Multiple police officers are down after chasing down a stolen car — here’s what we know , Rare Staff 9:20pm, February 5
A “Frasier” fan favorite has died at 77 People A “Frasier” fan favorite has died at 77 , Rare Staff 6:27pm, February 5
President Trump unloads on Democrats as “treasonous” and “like death” in fiery Ohio speech Caught on video President Trump unloads on Democrats as “treasonous” and “like death” in fiery Ohio speech , Rare Staff 5:46pm, February 5
Another person in power is under fire for their comment about the fatal Republican train crash Rare News Another person in power is under fire for their comment about the fatal Republican train crash , Rare Staff 5:51pm, February 2
A sportscaster narrated the embarrassing surveillance footage from a failed break-in at his station Caught on video A sportscaster narrated the embarrassing surveillance footage from a failed break-in at his station , Rare Staff 8:06pm, February 1
There’s another person of interest in the Las Vegas shooting, according to newly unsealed court documents Rare News There’s another person of interest in the Las Vegas shooting, according to newly unsealed court documents , Rare Staff 9:46pm, January 30
After a new report about his troubled past, the guy who sent Hawaii a missile warning is in deeper trouble Rare News After a new report about his troubled past, the guy who sent Hawaii a missile warning is in deeper trouble , Rare Staff 5:51pm, January 30
Megyn Kelly reportedly flips out as NBC snubs her and picks another big-name “TODAY Show” vet to host the Olympics instead The media Megyn Kelly reportedly flips out as NBC snubs her and picks another big-name “TODAY Show” vet to host the Olympics instead , Rare Staff 10:18pm, January 29
House Republicans get one step closer to releasing the notorious classified memo Rare News House Republicans get one step closer to releasing the notorious classified memo , Rare Staff 7:56pm, January 29
The suspect in this morning’s vehicle attack has died — here’s what we know now Rare News The suspect in this morning’s vehicle attack has died — here’s what we know now , Rare Staff 5:34pm, January 29
Police scramble to explain this video of a “rookie mistake” that left a loaded rifle on a sidewalk Caught on video Police scramble to explain this video of a “rookie mistake” that left a loaded rifle on a sidewalk , Rare Staff 8:51pm, January 26
A man said “Jesus, take the wheel” and it sounds like Jesus didn’t take kindly to him What's wrong with people A man said “Jesus, take the wheel” and it sounds like Jesus didn’t take kindly to him , Rare Staff 5:38pm, January 26
President Donald Trump fires back at a scathing report that he tried to fire Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller Rare Politics President Donald Trump fires back at a scathing report that he tried to fire Special Prosecutor Robert Mueller , Rare Staff 1:32pm, January 26
Let’s make a deal: President Donald Trump’s deal for a border wall and DACA is here — here’s what we know God Bless America Let’s make a deal: President Donald Trump’s deal for a border wall and DACA is here — here’s what we know , Rare Staff 6:04pm, January 25
After years of harassment, an old United States enemy is mysteriously backing down National security After years of harassment, an old United States enemy is mysteriously backing down , Rare Staff 5:12pm, January 25
Coast Guard icebreakers take on a massive six-mile ice jam — you don’t need us to tell you who kicked ass Caught on video Coast Guard icebreakers take on a massive six-mile ice jam — you don’t need us to tell you who kicked ass , Rare Staff 10:00pm, January 24
“Just do it”: Two children face some very grown-up charges in another tragic child suicide Crime and punishment “Just do it”: Two children face some very grown-up charges in another tragic child suicide , Rare Staff 4:31pm, January 24
After violently taking an underage family member’s abortion into their own hands, a Dallas family gets off surprisingly light What's wrong with people After violently taking an underage family member’s abortion into their own hands, a Dallas family gets off surprisingly light , Rare Staff 8:09pm, January 23
There’s an update on this morning’s school shooting in Kentucky — and a new casualty count Rare News There’s an update on this morning’s school shooting in Kentucky — and a new casualty count , Rare Staff 2:11pm, January 23
Police are upset that they’re getting fewer “Get Out of Jail Free” cards Crime and punishment Police are upset that they’re getting fewer “Get Out of Jail Free” cards , Rare Staff 10:36pm, January 22
As if this year’s flu season wasn’t bad enough, it’s now coming for your pets, too Health and medicine As if this year’s flu season wasn’t bad enough, it’s now coming for your pets, too , Rare Staff 9:05pm, January 22
The markets react to the end of the shutdown — and it’s good news Business The markets react to the end of the shutdown — and it’s good news , Rare Staff 3:34pm, January 22
Tom Petty’s cause of death has been revealed — and it’s heartbreaking People Tom Petty’s cause of death has been revealed — and it’s heartbreaking , Rare Staff 9:17pm, January 19