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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.

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 , Rare Staff 11:31am, November 18
An Oregon man hung a half-dressed Hillary Clinton effigy near an interstate to get drivers’ attention Rare News An Oregon man hung a half-dressed Hillary Clinton effigy near an interstate to get drivers’ attention , Rare Staff 3:15pm, September 13
A Navy sailor didn’t know she was pregnant, but when she went into labor, the crew made the baby their top priority Rare Military A Navy sailor didn’t know she was pregnant, but when she went into labor, the crew made the baby their top priority , Rare Staff 2:27pm, September 12
A GOP candidate’s Facebook account wished rape on a journalist — the candidate claimed he was hacked Rare Politics A GOP candidate’s Facebook account wished rape on a journalist — the candidate claimed he was hacked , Rare Staff 1:48pm, September 6
Best buds: Presidents and their White House pooches have unbreakable bonds Rare Politics Best buds: Presidents and their White House pooches have unbreakable bonds , Rare Staff 10:36am, August 26
Those nude photos of Melania Trump just put the spotlight on inconsistencies in her immigration story Rare Politics Those nude photos of Melania Trump just put the spotlight on inconsistencies in her immigration story , Rare Staff 11:47am, August 4
Despite not serving in the military, Donald Trump now has the Purple Heart he always wanted Rare Politics Despite not serving in the military, Donald Trump now has the Purple Heart he always wanted , Rare Staff 12:53pm, August 2
They didn’t agree on matters of faith, but MLK thought Muhammad Ali was 100 percent right about this Rare Politics They didn’t agree on matters of faith, but MLK thought Muhammad Ali was 100 percent right about this , Rare Staff 2:10pm, June 6
The woman who painted Donald Trump with a teeny weenie came face-to-face with a violent Trump supporter Rare News The woman who painted Donald Trump with a teeny weenie came face-to-face with a violent Trump supporter , Rare Staff 11:46am, May 5
Anti-Trump kids with “no hate” signs just spewed some of the worst vitriol you’ll see today Rare Politics Anti-Trump kids with “no hate” signs just spewed some of the worst vitriol you’ll see today , Rare Staff 4:59pm, May 2
Whoopi Goldberg says if Donald Trump becomes president, here’s what she plans to do Rare Politics Whoopi Goldberg says if Donald Trump becomes president, here’s what she plans to do , Rare Staff 2:30pm, April 27
Navy’s new tattoo policy is now the most relaxed of any military branch Rare Military Navy’s new tattoo policy is now the most relaxed of any military branch , Rare Staff 2:12pm, April 27
Chris Kyle’s widow remembers her fallen husband in this touching Facebook post Rare Military Chris Kyle’s widow remembers her fallen husband in this touching Facebook post , Rare Staff 4:30pm, April 11
JCPenney skirt goes viral for awkwardly-placed flower that has the Internet talking Rare News JCPenney skirt goes viral for awkwardly-placed flower that has the Internet talking , Rare Staff 10:28am, April 7
The curious case of Donald Trump’s forgotten daughter, Tiffany Rare Politics The curious case of Donald Trump’s forgotten daughter, Tiffany , Rare Staff 9:47am, March 30
Former Trump classmate paints a portrait of a man that’s very different from what you see on TV Rare Politics Former Trump classmate paints a portrait of a man that’s very different from what you see on TV , Rare Staff 12:57pm, March 7
Today in history: The Hindenburg took its first flight in Germany 80 years ago Rare News Today in history: The Hindenburg took its first flight in Germany 80 years ago , Rare Staff 10:49am, March 4
This life-size dummy of Donald Trump is so creepy that you can’t look away — and it’s for sale on eBay Rare News This life-size dummy of Donald Trump is so creepy that you can’t look away — and it’s for sale on eBay , Rare Staff 12:50pm, March 3
Could a dummy with a hand up his you-know-what run the White House better than the current field of candidates? Rare Politics Could a dummy with a hand up his you-know-what run the White House better than the current field of candidates? , Rare Staff 3:10pm, February 24
Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay millions for failing to disclose one of its products is linked to cancer Rare News Johnson & Johnson ordered to pay millions for failing to disclose one of its products is linked to cancer , Rare Staff 3:41pm, February 23
Authorities want to know what a Chinese citizen caught with stolen military equipment planned to do with it Rare Military Authorities want to know what a Chinese citizen caught with stolen military equipment planned to do with it , Rare Staff 3:36pm, February 18
The Army’s new surgeon general made history this week Rare Military The Army’s new surgeon general made history this week , Rare Staff 3:09pm, February 11
Veteran reunites with his long-lost love in Vietnam, but she wasn’t the one he left behind Rare Military Veteran reunites with his long-lost love in Vietnam, but she wasn’t the one he left behind , Rare Staff 2:00pm, January 15
Chris Mintz Rare Under 40 Awards Chris Mintz , Rare Staff 12:49am, January 11
Donald Trump would rather protesters freeze than interrupt his campaign rally Election 2016 Donald Trump would rather protesters freeze than interrupt his campaign rally , Rare Staff 11:23am, January 8
What one woman was caught doing during a Jeb Bush town hall will make you chuckle Election 2016 What one woman was caught doing during a Jeb Bush town hall will make you chuckle , Rare Staff 3:32pm, September 29
A young Arkansas mom is dead and thanks to her chilling snapchats police think they know who did it Across the U.S.A. A young Arkansas mom is dead and thanks to her chilling snapchats police think they know who did it , Rare Staff 11:34am, September 29