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.

Jimmy Dean is Petitioning Merriam-Webster to Change the Meaning of 'Sandwich'
Dealing With Leftover Halloween Candy? Donate It to American Troops and First Responders
The Time Freddy Krueger Became a Nightmare for Will Smith
Funko Adds Rudy Ruettiger to Its Pop! Lineup
A Dog-Friendly Restaurant in Texas Will Pay You $100 an Hour to Pet Puppies
Alone in the Dark: An Oral History of MTV's Fear
Research Shows Good-Looking Birds Are Terrible Singers
The Simple Way to Delete Your Google Search History
27 Things You Might Not Know About Theodore 'Teddy' Roosevelt
12 Amazing Animal X-Rays from the Oregon Zoo
The Bloody History of Fangoria, the Magazine That Changed the Way We View Horror Movies
Scientists Find We're Pooping Out Plastic
Hot Baths May Help Fight Depression Just as Well as Exercise Does
10 Things You Might Not Know About Jeff Goldblum
Making a Murderer is Making Viewers Curious About Brain Fingerprinting
10 Things You Might Not Know About the Invictus Games
How Microwaving Food Affects Its Nutritional Value
The Macabre Origins of 10 Death-Related Idioms
The 10 Best Movies on Netflix Right Now
Why You Should Never Squish a Stink Bug
A Gory Toy Story: The Horrible History of the Evilstick
11 Terrifying Urban Legends That Turned Out to Be True
This Is the Ideal Credit Score, According to a Financial Expert
8 Emojis That Caused a Public Backlash
Was Your Facebook Hacked? Here's How to Find Out
Aaugh! 10 Facts About It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown
What's the Difference Between Apple Juice and Apple Cider?
A Look at the Highest (And Lowest) Paying Jobs in Each State
15 Secrets of Courtroom Sketch Artists
11 Things You Might Not Know About Neil Armstrong
10 Arresting Facts About Alcatraz
Do Pets Enjoy Dressing Up for Halloween?
A Chemical in Spider Venom Could Be a Key to Killing Skin Cancer Cells
The 10 Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now
Why You Shouldn't Skip the Flu Shot This Year
25 Things You Might Not Know About Thomas Jefferson
When Bloodthirsty Batman Readers Voted to Kill Off Robin
The Most Googled Health Symptoms in Each State
11 Fascinating Facts About Sam Elliott
Got Deer Milk? New Zealand Does
8 of the Weirdest Items in the Smithsonian's Archives
Put Down the Tablet! New Study Suggests Too Much Screen Time May Affect Children's Cognitive Development
A Holy Crime: The Night Missionaries Smuggled One Million Bibles into China
The 14 Best Scary Movies on Netflix Right Now
The Time Congress Banned the Braille Edition of Playboy
Aldi Supermarkets Are Now Making Home Deliveries
The Computer Error That Led to a Country Declaring War on Pepsi
A 2.63-Carat Diamond Was Unearthed by a Grandmother at an Arkansas State Park
10 Hearty Facts About Wilford Brimley
A Popular Weed Killer Could Be Partly Responsible for Declining Bee Populations


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