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.

12 Things You Might Not Know About MAD Magazine
Everything You Need to Know About Record Store Day
11 Secrets of Truck Drivers
The Pom-Pom Hit: When Texas Was Struck By a Cheerleader Mom's Murder Plot
The Sky Was No Limit: The WASP Women Pilots of WWII
Oat Milk Could Be the New Almond Milk
8 Things You Might Not Know About Ziggy
7 Highly Questionable Toy Commercials from the 1970s
Bathroom Hand Dryers Might Be Blasting Us With Poo Particles
When Topps Fought Terrorism with Trading Cards
How Can Live PD Show Suspects' Faces Without Consent?
Detroit Startup Is Encouraging Residents to Invest In Their Own Neighborhoods
10 Larger-Than-Life Facts About André the Giant
Did a Typo Help End World War II?
10 Things You Might Not Know About Dennis the Menace
By Pawn or by Brawn: Inside the Chessboxing Movement
This Ketchup Will be Sold by the Slice
This Is The Right Way to Load Your Dishwasher
10 Things You Might Not Know About Walt Whitman
When Michael Flatley Was 'Lord of the Dance'
A Library Mystery: Why People Kept Underlining Page 7 in Borrowed Books
8 Clever Ways to Recycle Your Old Nintendo Equipment
Hell on Wheels: The Sordid History of Ted Bundy's VW Beetle
10 Things You Might Not Know About Richard Nixon
This Giant Jeff Koons Play-Doh Sculpture Could Be Yours for $20 Million
Act Fast to Exchange Your Expiring Toys "R" Us Gift Cards
8 Things You Might Not Know About Mary Worth
12 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Easter Bunnies
The Dangers of Holding in Your Pee, According to Science
Why Steven Spielberg's Nautically-Themed Dive! Restaurant Sunk
Why Your Knuckles Make That Satisfying Cracking Sound, According to Science
11 Brain-Freezing Facts About Slurpees
11 Things You Might Not Know About Dick Tracy
12 Facts About The Outsiders That Will Stay Gold
Your Dresser is a Serious Tipping Hazard. Here's How to Fix It
An Affair to Dismember: John Wayne Bobbitt's Penis at 25
Just Two Cans of Soda a Day May Double Your Risk of Death From Heart Disease
The DEA Crackdown on Thomas Jefferson's Poppy Plants
Microsoft's Co-Founder Finds WWII Ship Lost for 76 Years
10 Secrets of Hotel Room Service
IBM Unveils the World's Smallest Computer
Nervous About Asking for a Job Referral? LinkedIn Can Now Do It for You
11 Things You Might Not Know About 'Blondie'
A Simple Trick for Keeping Lemons Fresher for Longer
'Bizarre as Hell': The Disappearance of the Yuba County Five
9 Things You Might Not Know About National Treasure
14 Secrets of TSA Agents
One of Michael Jackson's 'Billie Jean' Gloves Can Be Yours (For the Right Price)
When The Day After Terrorized 100 Million Viewers With a Vision of Nuclear War
Walmart Will Now Deliver Groceries to Your Door


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