Jessica Bloustein Marshall
Joined: Apr 12, 2013
Jessica Bloustein Marshall is a writer, editor and multimedia producer. Her work can be found on MTV News, Newsweek, Guideposts and NPR. In her spare time, she likes to figure skate, eat ice cream and look at photos of baby animals.
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A Brief History of the High Five
Impossible Figure Skating Moves from the Movies
Hollywood has taken a few liberties on the ice—and the judges are not impressed.
A Guide to Scoring Figure Skating at the Olympics
Have you been watching the figure skating competition at the Olympics and wondering what the heck is going on? Why isn't anyone getting 6.0 scores any more? And why did the guy who fell on a quadruple salchow still win over guys that didn't fall at all?
9 Scandals That Rocked the Figure Skating World
Tales of scandal, impropriety, and calumny—they're as old as the sport of figure skating itself. Here are a few of the most memorable.
7 Women Who Rocked Currency
Here are a few women of (bank)note who made history.
Yankee Swap vs. White Elephant vs. Dirty Santa
Know the difference.
Happy Ṥmigus-Dyngus Day!
Show your crush you care on Ṥmigus-Dyngus Day. Splash them with water and spank them with pussy willow reeds.
10 Obscure Rules from the World of Sports
Good sportsmen (and women) play by the rules. Even the rules you've never heard of.
6 Unconventional Uses for the Tennis Ball
The golden years of tennis balls can be filled with purpose.
Why Are We Still Looking for Jimmy Hoffa?
One of America's most intriguing cold cases heated up this week when a tip from a retired mobster sent FBI and Michigan law enforcement officials wielding shovels and bulldozers to a suburban Detroit field in search of the decades-old remains of former Te
Why Do Tornados Frequently Hit Oklahoma City?
Oklahoma City holds the dubious distinction of being the unofficial Tornado Capital of the United States. The U.S. city and its suburbs have endured more tornados than any other city—100 since 1890, as far back as National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administ
8 Historically Terrifying Viruses
We know you’re just itching to know all about some of history’s nastiest viruses and the horrifying diseases they cause in humans.