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.

Why Do Awards Shows Have a Red Carpet?
Fish Oil Taken During Pregnancy May Reduce Children's Allergies
This State Was Just Ranked the Best in the U.S.
How Qatar's New Airbus Is Designed to Help Passengers Fight Jet Lag
A Dating Database for Zoo Animals Helps Rare Species Find Their Perfect Match
5 Utterly Bizarre Facts About Victor Hugo
The Very Disgusting Reason You Should Always Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them
7 Fascinating Details We Learned From Classic Movie Novelizations
11 Secrets of Bodyguards
Inhaling Cleaning Product Fumes Can Be as Bad as Smoking, Study Finds
The Science Behind Why We Crave Loud and Crunchy Foods
10 Things You Might Not Know About Grizzly Bears
Jellyfish Chips Might Be Your Next Snack Obsession
The POW Olympics of World War II
Why Your Pet's Food Bowl Might Be One of the Grossest Things in Your Kitchen
This Photo of a Single Atom Won a Science Photography Top Prize
This Portable Lantern Brings Sunshine Wherever You Go
Just How Hard Is It to Execute a Triple Axel in Figure Skating?
Why Do Olympians Bite Their Medals?
11 Bulletproof Facts About Sledge Hammer!
Do Olympians Have to Pay Tax on Their Medals?
Don't Let These Everyday Items Ruin Your Washing Machine
10 Things You Might Not Know About Michael Shannon
When 'November Rain' Excited, Confused Rock Fans
Amazon Will Now Deliver Whole Foods Groceries To Your Door
Dunkin' Donuts is Ditchin' Their Foam Cups
When MAD Magazine Got in Trouble for Printing Counterfeit Money
A Cure for Baldness Might Come From the Fast Food Deep Fryer
Got Insurance? You Still May Want to Pay Cash For Your Medication
Ignore the Naysayers: It’s Not Too Late For That Flu Shot
Oral History: The Strangest Super Bowl Halftime Show Ever
Drink Up: New Study Concludes Wine Can Offset Dementia
How Football Helped Kill Betamax
A New Edition of Monopoly Encourages You to Scam Everyone
The Controversy Behind "The Super Bowl Shuffle"
This New App Can Believably Insert Nic Cage Into Any Movie Ever Made
14 Ready-To-Assemble Facts About IKEA
15 Megabytes of Fame: The GeoCities Story
Why Does My Shower Curtain Liner Attack Me?
How Your Credit Card Can Save You $50 Every Time You Fly
Rutherford B. Hayes, National Hero of Paraguay
Your Sea Salt May Not Actually Come From the Sea
Teen Develops New App That May Help Alzheimer's Patients Recognize Family
Make Your Own Almond Milk with This Clever Appliance
What Does the Sergeant at Arms Do?
Flurry Road: 5 Tips for Safe Driving on Winter Roads
How to Keep Your Water Pipes From Freezing This Winter
The Truth Is In Here: Unlocking Mysteries of the Unknown
Job Alert: the UK Needs a Chicken Nugget Taste-Tester
Want to Fall Asleep Faster? Add This Tweak To Your Bedtime Routine


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