Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a senior staff writer for Mental Floss. 

Steven Spielberg's Original Plan for 'Jaws 2'
The Sesame Workshop Wants to Take Child Refugees to School
Google Promises Their Modular Phone Will Do "Crazy Stuff"
Burger King Tried to Settle McDonald's Beef with a McWhopper
People-Eating Nile Crocodiles Identified in Southern Florida
Pre-Domesticated Fruits Look Alarmingly Different
The Lost Magic of Zoobilee Zoo
Can Street Food Be Hazardous to Your Health?
Change Your LinkedIn Password: Over 117 Million Passwords Compromised
Werner Herzog Will Teach You Filmmaking Online
Time Warner Cable Is About to Sign Off for Good
'Tetris: The Movie' Set to Puzzle Audiences Soon
Taco Bell Plans to Test Tasty New Store Layouts
13 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Shark Tank
15 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Dentists
12 Playful Facts About Fisher-Price
Is Your Health App Telling You the Truth?
Bad Dreams: When Bobby Ewing Returned to 'Dallas'
12 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Pharmacists
7 Books That Will (Probably) Never Be Printed Again
Dancing Can Be a Pain Reliever, Study Finds
The Curious Case of Ringling's Living Unicorn
10 Classrooms (Almost) Too Cool for School
12 Flexible Facts About 'Twister' for Its 50th Birthday
New College Grad? Here Are 10 of the Best Cities For You
Baby on Board: A Brief History of the Car Sign
16 Behind-the-Scenes Secrets of Plastic Surgeons
The Jewish Psychic Who Tricked Hitler
How Attractive Salespeople Can Affect Your Spending
12 Cold, Hard Facts About 'Life'
Oral History: 30 Years Ago, Geraldo Rivera Opened Al Capone's Vault
The Most Overlooked Danger of Grilling
15 Highly Collectible Facts About Topps
The Return of the Urban Sombrero
15 Things You Might Not Know About 'Baywatch'
Psychiana: Idaho's Mail Order Religion
11 Dignified Facts About 'Mr. Belvedere'
When Rand Met McNally
The Whole Truth About Skim Milk
When Clint Eastwood Was Elected Mayor of Carmel, California
Cashing Out: Crazy Eddie's Insanely Successful Criminal Enterprise
A Blood Test May One Day Detect Concussions
12 Secrets of the Witness Protection Program
12 Soulful Facts About 'Eddie and the Cruisers'
25 Homegrown Facts About Idaho
A Revealing History of Lotto Scratch-Offs
When to Worry About Mercury in Seafood
How Clean Are Your Contact Lenses?
The Many Lies of Joe Isuzu
12 Not-So-Ridiculous Facts About Perfect Strangers


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