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.

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12 Facts You May Be Missing About Richard Simmons
Food
The Strange Fate of Taco Bell's Taco-Making Machine
Movies
8 Movie Sequels Made Without Permission
Big Question
What Happens When Someone Named Alexa Buys an Amazon Echo?
Space
Virgin Galactic Will Blast Stephen Hawking into Space
Technology
Low-Income New Yorkers Can Now Get Low-Cost Internet
Live Smarter
The Humane Way to Keep Skunks out of Your Yard
#tbt
Candy Crush: The Bizarre History of Those '90s Mentos Commercials
Movies
'Rogue One' Deleted Scenes Are Staying in Disney's Vault
Live Smarter
When Is Your Child Ready for a Smartphone?
TV
The Real Heinz Just Bought Don Draper's Failed Ketchup Pitch
Movies
12 Solid Facts About 'Pumping Iron'
Technology
Levi's and Google Have Partnered to Create a Smart Jean Jacket
Fun
Penny Pinching: A History of Coin Elongation Machines
History
The Fart Jars of 17th Century Europe
Live Smarter
2017 Might be a Bad Year for Lyme Disease
History
The Men Who Volunteered to Be Poisoned by the Government
Sports
Nike's New Shoe Might Help Break the Marathon World Record
List
25 Trailblazing Female Firsts
Movies
'F' for Feminist: IMDb Adds New Movie Rating
List
10 Self-Defense Tips From Boxer Jack Dempsey, Circa 1950
Big Question
Why Don't UPS Drivers Turn Left?
Big Question
What Do Those Numbers on the Bottom of Plastic Bottles Mean?
List
8 Things Women Used to Be Banned From Doing
Big Question
What Does a U.S. Ambassador Really Do?
List
11 Things You Might Not Know About Make-A-Wish
Live Smarter
The FCC Rescinds Rules That Protect You From Hackers
#tbt
A Bubbly History of the Heart-Shaped Hot Tub
Fun
Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Workout Might Ruin You
TV
The 1956 Magic Trick That Sent BBC Viewers Into a Panic
Video Games
Xbox One to Offer 'Netflix for Games'
TV
5 Can't-Miss Titles to Watch on Netflix This March
Technology
Sony's New Projector Turns Any Surface Into a Touch Screen
TV
14 Non-Judgmental Facts About 'The People's Court'
History
The Highly Unusual Funeral of Lee Harvey Oswald
Live Smarter
Here's How Long You're Contagious When You Have a Cold
#tbt
A Slick History of the Ice Capades
Movies
How Pixar Changes Movies for International Audiences
Video Games
Losing Their Grip: An Oral History of Nintendo's Power Glove
Fun
Funko is Now Offering Disney Mystery Boxes
Live Smarter
Fat Freezing Could Be the New Botox
Technology
10 Cool Hacks for Amazon's Dash Button
#tbt
Hollywood's Brief Love Affair With 'Young Einstein' Star Yahoo Serious
Books
Thieves Nab More Than $2.5 Million Worth of Rare Books in London Heist
List
12 Secrets of Greeting Card Designers
Food
Burger King Israel is Offering a Very Adult Happy Meal
Live Smarter
7 Tips for Finding Rewarding Volunteer Work
TV
'Firefly' Might Make a Comeback
History
Oakland's First All-Black, All-Harley Biker Club
Fun
Open Your Front Door With a Key Shaped Like He-Man's Sword
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