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.

Where Is the Hottest Place on Earth?
9 Wild Facts About the Bronx Zoo
The 5 Most Valuable Pokemon Cards
Jam vs. Jelly: What's the Difference?
Cracking the History of L'eggs Pantyhose
8 Laws Way Past Their Prime
Halt, Citizen! 15 Facts About 'RoboCop'
How Do You Pronounce 'LaCroix'?
Just How Hot Is Lava?
Jug Life: A History of the Kool-Aid Man
10 Brilliant Disney Theme Park Hacks
Why Do Dogs Howl at Sirens?
6 Facts About Legendary Designer Eiko Ishioka
10 Hardcore Facts About HBO's 'Oz'
Known Alias: How Stephen King Was Outed as Richard Bachman
Eva Ekeblad, the Woman Who Reinvented the Potato
The 5 Biggest LEGO Sets Ever Made
Beware This Netflix Phishing Scam
Is a Tomato a Fruit?
Can Dogs Eat Grapes?
50 Things You Didn't Know About the Founding Fathers
Should You Pass the Pink Salt?
When Network Stars Went to Battle
A Cool History of Ice Cream
6 Book Signings That Went Awry
The Hole Story: A History of Skee-Ball
What Kind of Fish is Dory?
How to Tell if You're a 'Xennial'
The Agatha Christie Novel Linked to Real Murders
14 Things You Might Not Know About Spaceballs
Strong Words: The Book That Went on Trial for Murder
The Science Behind Your Craving for Lip Balm
A Dreamy History of Teen Idol Magazines, Just for YOU!
Oskar Fischinger, Hitler's Least-Favorite Animator
15 Polite Facts About TV's 'Fargo'
Chakka-Chhh: The Hidden History of View-Master
14 Secrets of U.S. Postal Carriers
What Do Dogs Dream About?
A Worksheet to Take the Stress Out of Leaving for Vacation
12 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Professional Clowns
What Was The First Video Game?
What's the Difference Between MP3 and MP4?
Meet Woebot, the Mental Health Chatbot
25 Things You Didn't Know About the World's Oceans
When Monty Python Took American Television to Court
Why Do Cats Like Boxes?
11 Rapid-Fire Facts About 'The Untouchables'
Remembering Gilbert Baker, Creator of the LGBT Flag
8 Fun Facts About Pillow People
Study: Cold Water as Good as Hot for Washing Hands


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