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 Y2K Sent Us Into a Digital Depression
6 Crimes That Were Solved With the Help of Pizza
When Mr. Rogers Taught Kids About Mutually Assured Nuclear Destruction
9 Brilliant Gifts for the Gardener in Your Life
8 Things You Might Not Know About James A. Garfield
8 Proper Facts About Jane Austen
11 Brilliant Gifts for the Coffee (or Tea) Enthusiast in Your Life
Reminder: Neglecting to Water Your Christmas Tree Could Be Hazardous
How to Keep Holiday Packages Safe from 'Porch Pirates'
12 Secrets of Dollar Store Employees
Where to Stream 30 of This Year's Golden Globe-Nominated TV Series
QVC's Strangest Gift Item: The Poopin' Moose
These Are the Funniest Words in English, According to Science
Scientists at UC San Diego Want You to Mail Them Your Poop
11 Thoughtful Gifts for People Who Love Cats
Idaho Couple Wins Lawsuit Over Their Holiday Light Display
11 Thoughtful Gifts for Runners
The Best Alternatives to That Greasy Pile of French Fries
The Real Reason You Can't Bring Water Bottles Through Airport Security
The Curious Tradition of Hanging a Christmas Pickle on Trees
Udder Success: The 'Got Milk?' Campaign Turns 25
How Much Should You Tip at a Restaurant? There's a Simple Rule
Science Now Knows How Long It Takes to Poop Out a Swallowed LEGO Head
9 Revealing Facts About the Rorschach Test
The Highly Unusual Funeral of Lee Harvey Oswald
12 Secrets of Bed Bath & Beyond Employees
How Can I Tell If I Have Food Poisoning?
All Google Play Movie Rentals Are Just 99 Cents on Thanksgiving
How Mammoth Poop Gave Us Pumpkin Pie
The Dark Side: An Oral History of The Star Wars Holiday Special
10 Common Road Hazards and How to React to Them
Here's How Retailers Are Manipulating You on Black Friday
What's the Difference Between Stuffing and Dressing?
The Average Cost of Thanksgiving Dinner May Be Less Than You Think
When David Bowie Launched His Own Internet Service Provider
How to Cook a Turkey for Thanksgiving, According to the Experts
The Best Snow Shovel to Help You Survive Winter
Feeling Stressed? Playing Tetris Could Help Relieve Your Anxiety
8 Provocative Facts About the X Film Rating
11 Things You Might Not Know About She-Ra, Princess of Power
Pabst Blue Ribbon Could Be All Tapped Out If It Loses Beer Battle With MillerCoors
Why Robocalls Just Keep Getting Worse
16 Secrets of School Portrait Photographers
Weird Science: The Mr. Wizard Story
8 Facts About Carl Jung
The Real Reason Costco Employees Check Receipts at Exits
The Strange Early Names of 11 Common Products
Remembering WKRP's 'Turkeys Away'
Duncan Hines is Recalling Four Popular Cake Mixes Over Salmonella Concerns
The Best Way to Shower, According to Experts


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