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, ESPN.com, Wired.com and a slew of health and fitness-related publications.

The Unkindest Cut: A Short History of the Mullet
The CDC Makes It Offical: Public Pools Are Disgusting
School Buses May Soon Come with Seat Belts
How Michael Jackson's Dancing Defied the Laws of Biomechanics
Scientists May Have Pinpointed How Much Exercise Your Heart Needs to Stay Healthy
8 Things You Might Not Know About Hi and Lois
Why Do Cats 'Blep'?
The Top Excuses Employees Give for Being Late to Work
7 Cases of Mistaken Dog Identity
A New D.B. Cooper Suspect Has Emerged
One Small Leap: The Enduring Appeal of Mexican Jumping Beans
SpotMini, the Highly Capable Robo-Dog, Will Go on Sale Soon
14 Secrets of Costco Employees
The Great Yanny vs. Laurel Aural War of 2018, Explained
A "Shocking" Number of People in the UK Are Dying from Asthma
How To Get Past the iPhone-Crashing 'Death Emoji'
For Than a Month After Massive Egg Recall, People Are Still Getting Sick
The Real Reason the Lyme Disease Vaccine Had No Shot
11 Things You Might Not Know About Jackie Chan
The Best Strategy for Guessing on a Multiple-Choice Quiz
Michael Jackson's Moonwalk Turns 35
Traumatic License: An Oral History of Action Park
The UK Wants to Ban Wet Wipes, And Parents Aren't Happy About It
8 Things You Might Not Know About Prince Valiant
Calorie Counts Arrive in All Fast Food Locations Today
How Frozen Peas Made Orson Welles Lose It
The Best Homemade Remedy for Sunburn, According to a Dermatologist
Here's Why the UK is About to Ban Q-Tips
Bottle Service: This Water Container Decomposes in Weeks
Love Board Games? Now You Can Invest in Them
Here's How Much It Costs to Have a Baby in America
10 Things You Might Not Know About 'Little Orphan Annie'
How Do Eyes Get Their Color?
Trying to Avoid Loud Restaurants? This App Can Help
A Stretchy Past: Remembering Stretch Armstrong
A Digital Reconstruction Reveals the Face of Famed Murder Victim 'Bella in the Wych Elm'
Report: Police Have Arrested a Suspect in California's Golden State Killer Case
Amazon Will Now Deliver Packages to Your Car Trunk
Amazon Is Reportedly Working on a Home Robot
10 Things You Might Not Know About Hägar the Horrible
Food Going Bad? How to Set the Correct Temperature For Your Fridge
Everything You Need to Know About Record Store Day
11 Secrets of Truck Drivers
The Pom-Pom Hit: When Texas Was Struck By a Cheerleader Mom's Murder Plot
The Sky Was No Limit: The WASP Women Pilots of WWII
Oat Milk Could Be the New Almond Milk
8 Things You Might Not Know About Ziggy
7 Highly Questionable Toy Commercials from the 1970s
Bathroom Hand Dryers Might Be Blasting Us With Poo Particles
When Topps Fought Terrorism with Trading Cards


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