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.

Hero Crayfish Cheats Death By Removing Its Own Claw to Escape Boiling Pot of Water
11 Collectible Facts About Funko
The 10 Best Movies on Netflix Right Now
11 Things You Might Not Know About Anderson Cooper
The 10 Best TV Shows on Amazon Prime Right Now
The FDA Just Issued a Warning About 'Sunscreen Pills'
Why Are There Two National Doughnut Days?
When Kids Took a Bite from PBS's Newton's Apple
Here's How Much Teachers Make in Each State
8 Things You Might Not Know About Betty Friedan
The 10 Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix Right Now
Fossil Feathers Reveal That Some Dinosaurs Had Dandruff
Why The FBI is Urging You to Reboot Your Internet Router
11 Thrilling Facts About 'Family Circus'
The World War II Veterans Who Took Aim at the KKK
The Professional Mourners of Arlington Cemetery
12 Very Special Facts About Punky Brewster
6 Celebrities Rejected for Military Service
How to Choose the Best Watermelon
Why Is the American Flag Displayed Backwards on Military Uniforms?
The Unkindest Cut: A Short History of the Mullet
The CDC Makes It Offical: Public Pools Are Disgusting
School Buses May Soon Come with Seat Belts
How Michael Jackson's Dancing Defied the Laws of Biomechanics
Scientists May Have Pinpointed How Much Exercise Your Heart Needs to Stay Healthy
8 Things You Might Not Know About Hi and Lois
Why Do Cats 'Blep'?
The Top Excuses Employees Give for Being Late to Work
7 Cases of Mistaken Dog Identity
A New D.B. Cooper Suspect Has Emerged
One Small Leap: The Enduring Appeal of Mexican Jumping Beans
SpotMini, the Highly Capable Robo-Dog, Will Go on Sale Soon
14 Secrets of Costco Employees
The Great Yanny vs. Laurel Aural War of 2018, Explained
A "Shocking" Number of People in the UK Are Dying from Asthma
How To Get Past the iPhone-Crashing 'Death Emoji'
For Than a Month After Massive Egg Recall, People Are Still Getting Sick
The Real Reason the Lyme Disease Vaccine Had No Shot
11 Things You Might Not Know About Jackie Chan
The Best Strategy for Guessing on a Multiple-Choice Quiz
Michael Jackson's Moonwalk Turns 35
Traumatic License: An Oral History of Action Park
The UK Wants to Ban Wet Wipes, And Parents Aren't Happy About It
8 Things You Might Not Know About Prince Valiant
Calorie Counts Arrive in All Fast Food Locations Today
How Frozen Peas Made Orson Welles Lose It
The Best Homemade Remedy for Sunburn, According to a Dermatologist
What's the Story Behind Cinco de Mayo?
Here's Why the UK is About to Ban Q-Tips
Bottle Service: This Water Container Decomposes in Weeks
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