Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a writer, editor, and curator of fine comic strip art. (Except Garfield.) His byline can be found within the pages of The New York Times,, and a slew of health and fitness-related publications.

Tokyo Begins Testing Robots as Airport Guides
Meet the First Documented Identical Twin Puppies
BetaHeads: The Betamax Fanatics of 1970s Ohio
Should You Still Be Using Bar Soap?
Acer Launches World's Thinnest and Fattest Laptops
15 Things You Might Not Know About Wegmans
Here's What It Costs to Grant a Make-A-Wish
5 Can't-Miss Documentaries Hitting Netflix in September
How the New York DMV Nabs Identity Thieves
This Running App Will Guide You Through Unfamiliar Cities
Can Washing Machines Really Eat Socks?
Fizzled Out: The New Coke Protests of 1985
Are You a Coffee Fiend? It Might Be in Your DNA
A Family Scrapbook May Have Unearthed KFC's Secret Recipe
Beavers on the Moon: The Great Astronomy Hoax of 1835
14 Surreal Facts About H.R. Giger
This Artist is Making VHS Covers for Current Movies
14 Justifiably Forgotten Milton Bradley Board Games
Japan's 2020 Olympics Will Make Medals From Smartphones
Why You Shouldn't Trust Password Strength Meters
Marvel-Themed Harleys Roll Out in Australia and New Zealand
7 Questions to Ask Your New College Roommate
Australia Is Having a Giant Goldfish Problem
How 'Captain Planet' Turned Kids Green
Why Do Olympic Swimmers Wear Two Caps?
This All-Nickelodeon Store Just Popped Up in NYC
9 Movies That Are Remakes of Remakes
The 3 Things Never Allowed in a Disney Movie
How Much Are Olympians Taxed on Their Medals?
14 Antique Roller Coasters You Can Still Ride
This Laptop is Powered Entirely by Your Smartphone
Why Do Some Olympic Athletes Wear Paper Numbers?
10 Things We Learned From a Netflix Employee's AMA
Why Do Olympians Bite Their Medals?
These Schools Raised Attendance by Supplying Laundry Services
Why Cycling Isn't Always Good for Your Health
Champagne Just Had Its Roughest Season Since 1956
Why Are There Lifeguards at Rio's Olympic Pools?
What Happens If a Presidential Nominee Drops Out?
Nabisco's X-Rated Toy Scandal of 1971
Watch: Meryl Streep as Florence Foster Jenkins, the World's Worst Singer
This Volcano is Getting Wi-Fi
7 Bookstores Too Beautiful For Words
Crystal Pepsi Is Back in Stores
Why Is Olympian Michael Phelps Covered In Bruises?
How Contestant Stories Are Chosen on 'Jeopardy!'
12 Secrets of College Admissions Officers
Singapore Street Food Vendor Awarded a Michelin Star
Why Trampolines Can be a Summer Bummer
What You Should Know About Generic Drugs


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