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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.

Every Laser-Cut 'Geode' Jigsaw Puzzle is One of a Kind
Our Antidepressants Are Harming Marine Animals
These Evil Dead 2 Comics Will Look Groovy on Your Bookshelf
The World's Most Expensive House Will Set You Back $410 Million
Annie Taylor, the First Person to Cheat Death Over Niagara Falls
Environmental Pollution is Deadlier Than Smoking, War, and Hunger, Experts Find
How to Carve a Pumpkin—And Not Injure Yourself in the Process
Why Do Cats Freak Out After Pooping?
13 Secrets of Halloween Costume Designers
The Little-Known History of Fruit Roll-Ups
Hey, Vern: It's the Ernest P. Worrell Story
The Simpsons's Classic Baseball Episode Gets the Mockumentary Treatment
The Man Behind the Alien-Themed Haunted House That Terrorized 1970s Burbank
25 Brilliant Halloween Life Hacks
You Can Now Order Food Through Facebook
Grand Central Terminal is Hosting a Film Festival of its Own Cameos
How Jimmy Buffett Turned 'Margaritaville' Into a Way of Life
How to Make Sure Your Child’s Halloween Costume is Safe
The Time Freddy Krueger Became a Nightmare for Will Smith
The iMac Was Almost Called the MacMan
Netflix's Most Popular Show Might Surprise You
The 10 Best Scary Movies on Netflix Right Now
Get IKEA's New Pet Furniture Collection for Not a Lot of Scratch
6 Facts About William Faulkner's As I Lay Dying
Should You Feed Your Pets Pumpkin?
10 Things We Learned From Vanilla Ice's 1990 Autobiography, Ice by Ice
Chew on These 5 Facts About Rocky Mountain Oysters
8 Strange Items Surgeons Have Removed From People's Bodies
This Concrete Block Makes a Fine Espresso
8 Bizarre Creatures That Have Washed Ashore
I, Darwin: An Oral History of the IKEA Monkey
'Smart' Tattoos Could Monitor Your Blood Sugar
Lady Ali: How Jackie Tonawanda Changed Women's Boxing
An Ex-Google Engineer Just Reinvented the Measuring Cup
The Tragic Life of Clippy, the World's Most Hated Virtual Assistant
The Bizarre Reason Burger King Wants to Keep It Out of Russia
7 Things You Might Not Know About Their Eyes Were Watching God
Google Has 19 Browser Games Up for Its 19th Birthday
Bit by Bit: Inside the Rise of Retro Gaming
This Eco-Friendly Branding Can Cut Ink Usage in Half
The World's Spiciest Chip Is Sold Only One to a Customer
Fumbled: The Story of the United States Football League
Knock-Off Versions of Nerf Ammo Can Cause Serious Eye Injuries
Why Do Cats Love Scratching Furniture?
The Surprising Reason Why Wendy's Serves Fast Food's Only Baked Potato
Man-Eating Space Lizards: When V Was a TV Smash
The Secret Ingredient That Makes LaCroix Water So Irresistible
The Sweet Surprise Reunion Mr. Rogers Never Saw Coming
The Time a Wrestling Fan Tried to Shoot Bobby Heenan in the Ring
Do Cats Fart?
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