Kate Jacobson

Kate Jacobson

Los Angeles, CA - United States

Kate Jacobson is an associate editor at Ranker. Not only is she smart, beautiful, interesting, and humble, she is also a former crime reporter who worked in Washington DC, Chicago, and South Florida. Her favorite color is pink, her favorite animal is the lobster, and she's seen every episode of Degrassi: The Next Generation

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  1. A Teenager Drank Liquid Meth In Front Of US Border Patrol And Then Died

    A Teenager Drank Liquid Meth In Front Of US Border Patrol And Then Died

    A Mexican teenager drank a bottle of liquid meth to "prove" it was apple juice after he was questioned by US authorities at the border. A few hours later ...
  2. Officials In South Carolina Are Warning Citizens Of Possible Lizard Man Sightings During The Eclipse

    Officials In South Carolina Are Warning Citizens Of Possible Lizard Man Sightings During The Eclipse

    This sounds fake, but really, it is not. Authorities in South Carolina are advising citizens that it is entirely possible – and probable – that ...
  3. +vote You're On Death Row: What's Your Last Meal?

    You're On Death Row: What's Your Last Meal?

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    Imagine you've committed a horrific crime - so horrific you're sitting on death row. Before your impending death, the prison offers you one last meal. What would ...
  4. There's A One-Armed, Machete-Wielding Clown In Maine Right Now So Watch Out

    There's A One-Armed, Machete-Wielding Clown In Maine Right Now So Watch Out

    A one-armed, machete-wielding clown terrorized a small Maine town in July and seriously freaked out a bunch of people. Because, hello - it was a one-armed, ...
  5. Goodbye, Cruel World: Sperm Counts Are Falling And Humanity Might End Soon

    Goodbye, Cruel World: Sperm Counts Are Falling And Humanity Might End Soon

    Scientists recently announced a very alarming trend: for the past 40 years, sperm counts have been drastically falling, meaning men are becoming less and less ...
  6. Killer Whales Are Murdering Great White Sharks And Ripping Off Their Testicles, Among Other Things

    Killer Whales Are Murdering Great White Sharks And Ripping Off Their Testicles, Among Other Things

    Killer whales living off the coast of South Africa are really living up to their name, as they're currently brutally killing and mutilating great white sharks.
  7. +vote This Astronaut's Twitter Feed Is Full Of Amazing Pictures And They're Out Of This World

    This Astronaut's Twitter Feed Is Full Of Amazing Pictures And They're Out Of This World

    159 votes
    Astronauts are already pretty cool – you know, the whole going up in space thing – and just when you thought they couldn't get any cooler, a guy like ...
  8. A Man Murdered His Wife On A Cruise Ship Because She Wouldn't Stop Laughing

    A Man Murdered His Wife On A Cruise Ship Because She Wouldn't Stop Laughing

    A woman was murdered aboard a Princess Cruises ship in Alaska by her husband after he said she "wouldn't stop laughing" at him. According to police, ...
  9. Rescue Crews Are Searching For Two Hikers Who Went Missing In Joshua Tree Amid Rising Temperatures

    Rescue Crews Are Searching For Two Hikers Who Went Missing In Joshua Tree Amid Rising Temperatures

    Rescue crews are searching for a young couple that went missing while hiking in Joshua Tree. Rachel Nguyen, 20, and Joseph Orbeso, 21, both of California, were ...
  10. More People Have Been Buying Huskies Because Of 'Game Of Thrones' – Then Ditching Them

    More People Have Been Buying Huskies Because Of 'Game Of Thrones' – Then Ditching Them

    Game of Thrones is awesome – almost everyone can agree on that fact. But you know what's not so awesome? When people adopt dogs because of the show and ...
  11. Zombie Spiders Are Eating Brains Of Animals Three Times Their Size

    Zombie Spiders Are Eating Brains Of Animals Three Times Their Size

    Just when you think you can't fear spiders any more than you already do, new research comes out of Florida to change everything. A species of spider called ...
  12. Judge Judy Let A Dog Loose In A Courtroom To Let Him Choose His Real Owner

    Judge Judy Let A Dog Loose In A Courtroom To Let Him Choose His Real Owner

    Next to the US Supreme Court, Judge Judy is the most respected justice in this great nation of ours. Judge Judy - whose real name is Judy Schiendlin - is ...
  13. MTV Reality Star And Son Of Millionaire Florida Doctor Accused Of Shooting Hammerhead Shark

    MTV Reality Star And Son Of Millionaire Florida Doctor Accused Of Shooting Hammerhead Shark

    MTV's new reality show Siesta Key is causing a lot of buzz this summer – and not because it's good television. The show's star Alex Kompothecras has come ...
  14. United Airlines Passenger Kicked Off Flight Suffered A Concussion, Broken Nose

    United Airlines Passenger Kicked Off Flight Suffered A Concussion, Broken Nose

    It's been a pretty bad week for Dr. David Dao - and now it's only getting worse.  As you might recall, the 69-year-old doctor made headlines after he was ...
  15. A Guy Who Tried To Pass Off Broccoli As Weed Gets 16 Years In Prison

    A Guy Who Tried To Pass Off Broccoli As Weed Gets 16 Years In Prison

    A drug-dealer who somehow convinced people broccoli was marijuana was sentenced to 16 years in prison. Why? Because the people he sold the fake weed to quickly ...
  16. This Awful Video Of Research Staff Abusing Panda Cubs Is Going Viral

    This Awful Video Of Research Staff Abusing Panda Cubs Is Going Viral

    An awful video has emerged on the Internet showing staff members at the Chengdu Research Base in China abusing panda cubs in their care. The video ...
  17. A Son Was Murdered Over Pictures Of His Dad In A Diaper

    A Son Was Murdered Over Pictures Of His Dad In A Diaper

    A 13-year-old boy was murdered by his own father after the teen discovered "compromising" photos of his dad wearing a diaper and eating feces, among ...
  18. WATCH: Netflix's New Show About Serial Killers Looks Horrifyingly Good

    WATCH: Netflix's New Show About Serial Killers Looks Horrifyingly Good

    From the mind that brought us House of Cards - arguably one of the best political dramas in recent years - comes Mindhunter, a show about FBI profilers who study ...
  19. A Man Left His Dentures At The Scene Of A Rape, And Wasn't Caught For 16 Years

    A Man Left His Dentures At The Scene Of A Rape, And Wasn't Caught For 16 Years

    Despite having what most would assume would be a piece of slam dunk evidence - a pair of dentures with his full name imprinted on them - a man ...
  20. Two Parents Purposefully Left Their Baby In A Car Overnight To Kill Him

    Two Parents Purposefully Left Their Baby In A Car Overnight To Kill Him

    Two parents in Gatlinburg, TN, are facing first-degree murder chargers after investigators said they purposefully left their two-year-old son in a car for nearly a ...
  21. A Woman Who Was Texting And Driving Runs Over And Kills Two Teen Girls

    A Woman Who Was Texting And Driving Runs Over And Kills Two Teen Girls

    An Ohio woman was arrested on August 2 for killing two 14-year-old girls while she was texting and driving. Natasha Boggs, 24, is charged with involuntary ...
  22. A Man Was Caught On Camera Having Sex With A Pet Donkey

    A Man Was Caught On Camera Having Sex With A Pet Donkey

    An Arkansas man was charged with bestiality after he had sex with a pet donkey. Everett Lee Compton, 49, was caught in the act after the donkey's owners – a ...
  23. Taylor Swift Testified Against Her Alleged Groper: "It Was A Definite Grab"

    Taylor Swift Testified Against Her Alleged Groper: "It Was A Definite Grab"

    Pop singer Taylor Swift testified against her alleged groper on August 10, saying he placed his hand up her skirt and touched her without her consent. Her ...
  24. The Brightest Meteor Shower Of The Year Is This Weekend―Here's How To Watch

    The Brightest Meteor Shower Of The Year Is This Weekend―Here's How To Watch

    Have plans this Saturday? Well, cancel them – because Saturday night will bring the brightest meteor shower of the year, and it promises to be a spectacular ...
  25. +vote The Best From National Geographic's 2017 Photographer Of The Year Contest

    The Best From National Geographic's 2017 Photographer Of The Year Contest

    1,084 votes
    National Geographic is known for its incredible photography from around the world. The magazine (and TV network) embraces the beauty of Earth, both in the ...

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