Jake Rossen

Jake Rossen is a senior staff writer for Mental Floss. 

The Great Moon Hoax of 1835
Two Asteroids Will Probably Not Hit Earth in 2020
Best Horror Movies on Hulu Right Now
Save a Cow From Predators: Paint Eyes on Its Butt
A 200-Year-Old Gift From Benjamin Franklin Made Boston and Philadelphia a Fortune
Remembering Don Johnson's Music Career
Questions and Answers About Joining Coronavirus Vaccine Trials
Best Sci-Fi Movies on Netflix
Candy Land: It's Raining Chocolate in Switzerland
Highest Temperature on Earth Since 1913 Was Recorded in Death Valley
A History of the Bowl Cut
Best True Crime Documentaries to Stream
Why Road Trips Are the Safest Vacation Right Now
The Reason Your Dog Stares at You
'Weekly World News' Oral History
Cheap Coronavirus Test Could Slow the Pandemic
Fan-Made 'Friday the 13th' Saturday Morning Cartoon Is Killer
Fotomat History
The 'Orca' Boat From 'Jaws' Will Help Sharks
Valuable Garbage Pail Kids Cards
Wilford Brimley Actor Facts
People Are Being Mailed Packets of Seeds from China
The Most Overrated TV Shows, According to Each State
‘Maskne’ Is Causing Face Mask Users to Break Out
Arnold Schwarzenegger Actor Facts
Technology Plot Points in 'The Net'
Living Near a Trader Joe's Can Increase Your Home Value
Each State's Favorite Junk Food, Mapped
'Highlander: The Series' TV Show Facts
Andy Kaufman's Bizarre Pro Wrestling Career
Typo Helps Catch a Man Attempting to Fake His Own Death
Do Carbon Filters in Masks Offer More Protection Against Coronavirus?
Why Do Cats Like to Sleep in Sinks?
Burger King Commercial About Cow Farts Has Farmers Upset
FDA Recalls Hand Sanitizers Due to Possible Toxicity
Why Do Cats 'Slow Blink' at People?
Facts About "Rowdy" Roddy Piper
Rocky Balboa's Boxing Gloves Are Headed for Auction
Popular 'Back to the Future' Fan Theories, Analyzed
HBO's 'Oz' TV Show Facts
Facts About Richard Simmons
Seniors in North Carolina Assisted Living Facility Are Looking for Pen Pals
Stouffer's Mac and Cheese Dispenser
Eldest vs. Oldest: What's the Difference?
Bruce Willis Actor Facts
Do Politicians Need Permission to Play a Song at Campaign Events?
America's Founding Fathers Facts
Wax Paper vs. Parchment Paper: What's the Difference?
Remembering 'The Great Space Coaster'
Each State's Motto, Mapped


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