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.

When the FBI Went After 'Mad' Magazine
The Mysterious Irish Island That's Populated by Australian Wallabies
Carvel Is Handing Out Free Ice Cream Today
JFK's Wartime Diary Sells for $718,750
This Organization Lets You Pay the Water Bill for a Family in Need
The Man Who Built a 40-Foot Spite Fence Around His Neighbor’s Home
Giant Cannibal Slugs Invade the UK
How Thomas Edison Jr. Shamed the Family Name
Nintendo May Release an SNES Classic
Why Are Dairy Queen Blizzards Served Upside Down?
New Process Will Allow You to 3D Print Glass on Demand
Clear Coffee That Won't Stain Teeth Is Now Available in the UK
On Smurf Turf: Remembering the Snorks
Researchers Discover New Species of Giant Spider
The Legend of London's Time-Traveling Tomb
The University of Utah is Offering Scholarships to Video Gamers
New Research Shows Too Much Time on Facebook Could Be Making You Sad
Unzipping the Story of Fashion Cafe
When the Mob Protested The Godfather
Why is Trader Joe's Wine Cheaper Than Bottled Water?
Claw-Snapping 'Sonic Shrimp' Named After Pink Floyd
AeroMobil's Flying Car Could Land This Year
7 Magic Tricks That Went Horribly Wrong
Airplane Turbulence Could Get Much Worse in Coming Decades
The Story Behind 6 Iconic Movie Logos
You Can Help NASA Prove the Existence of Planet 9
The Quiet Strength of Julia, the First Muppet with Autism
14 Secrets of Secret Service Agents
Why the Boombox Scene in 'Say Anything' Almost Didn't Happen
The World's Best Restaurant Is in New York
7 Epic Magician Rivalries
Classic 'Doctor Who' Finally Hits Streaming
'Grammar Vigilante' Is Correcting Street Signs, One Apostrophe at a Time
The Great Girl Scout Cookie Shortage of World War II
How Pet Food Developers Whet Furry Appetites
Are the Girl Scout Cookies on Amazon Legit?
This 'Abbey Road' Watch Will Send You Back in Time
13 Colorful Facts About Crayola
This 'Noise Map' Reveals the Loudest Areas in the Country
A Brief History of M.C. Hammer's Pants
The Time a Ghost Had His Day in Court
This Boston Doctor Makes House Calls to the Homeless
Watch Stephen Hawking Audition Actors to Be His New Voice
This Craft Beer is Made With Recycled Toilet Water
15 of the Best Cities for Women in Tech
Spacewreck: The 'Captain EO' Story
This Smartphone Attachment Can Test Male Fertility
12 Facts You May Be Missing About Richard Simmons
The Strange Fate of Taco Bell's Taco-Making Machine
8 Movie Sequels Made Without Permission


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