Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a senior staff writer for Mental Floss. 

Why So Many Movies Open on Christmas Day
Why Chocolate Chips Don't Melt in the Oven
'Do They Know It's Christmas?' Song Turns 35
'The Far Side' is Officially Online—With New Art Coming
The Horsenapping of Shergar
Santa Claus Union Wars
Christopher Reeve's Superman Cape Sells for a Record $193,750
Go City Pass Admits You to 800 Popular Attractions
Jane Austen Facts
A College in Texas Is Offering Free Tuition to Thousands of Students
When 'Pokémon' Sent Viewers to the Hospital
Why Poinsettias Are Associated with Christmas
The Most Popular Christmas Movie in Each State
Cats Make Facial Expressions, But Not Everyone Can Read Them
When Theodore Roosevelt's Gun Was Stolen
When Disco Demolition Night Sent Shockwaves Through Chicago
USPS Releases PTSD Healing Stamp
9 Brilliant Gifts for Gardeners
'A Charlie Brown Christmas' TV Special Facts
Valuable Hess Trucks
French Fry Shortage is Probably Overblown
Try Flamingo Yoga at This Bahamas Resort
AI Identifies Shakespeare's 'Henry VIII' Co-Writer
'Secret Santa' Causes Millennial Anxiety
Figure Out How Many Lights Your Christmas Tree Needs
Quick Gift Wrapping Trick
Why More Babies Are Conceived in Winter
Why Dogs Kick Their Feet After They Poop
How Black Friday Got Its Name
Kate Warne, America's First Female Private Detective
Lee Harvey Oswald's Unusual Funeral
Study: 1 in 7 Kids in Denmark Will Have Mental Illness
Hallmark Channel Christmas Movie Facts
Science Finds a Better Way to Calculate 'Dog Years'
Cracked Disney+ Accounts: How to Protect Yourself
Anthony Blunt: Russian Spy at Buckingham Palace
The Difference Between Stuffing and Dressing
Yikesss: Tree Snakes in Australia Can Jump
'Sesame Street' Puppeteer Secrets
Best Movies On Disney+
Stuck in a Group Chat? Here's How to Stop It
James Bond Author Ian Fleming's Letters Auctioned
Idling Cars in New Jersey Face Fines
How Mammoth Poop Gave Us Pumpkin Pie
David Hasselhoff and the Berlin Wall
1980s Novelty Cereals
Potted Plants Do Not Improve Indoor Air Quality
A Home Norman Rockwell Painted Is Up for Sale
Houston's Ice Box Murders
Scientific Benefits of Sarcasm


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