True Strange Library

The curious collection of a slightly mad scientist

The 8 richest men have as much wealth as the 3.6 billion poorest

Chances are, if you’re reading this, you are wealthy compared to most of the rest of the world. Keep that in mind. The gap between the super-rich and the poorest … Continue reading

January 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

CIA: Russia hacked US election to make Trump win

A secret assessment by the CIA has just concluded, and it has reportedly determined that Russia meddled in the 2016 election to help propel Donald Trump to a White House … Continue reading

December 10, 2016 · Leave a comment

Anti-Trump Protests Spread Across USA

Thousands took to the streets of cities across the United States late Friday and early Saturday as anti-Donald Trump protests saw highways and interstates blocked, numerous arrests – and a … Continue reading

November 12, 2016 · 1 Comment

Strange Error: Two ┬ámillion Facebook users dead, briefly

San Francisco (AFP) – Facebook accidentally declared its founder Mark Zuckerberg and many other users dead on Friday, acknowledging after fixing the problem that it had committed a “terrible error.” … Continue reading

November 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Jeb Bush: Pro Torture Candidate

  Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush refuses to rule out the US resuming the use of torture if he were to become president. Bush, who addressed the issue during a campaign … Continue reading

August 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

What are you feeding the Total Information Awareness Network?

Imagine that every iPhone and Android Phone is secretly owned (as in pwned) by the NSA. (There are currently 6.8 billion mobile phones in the world, 2015 according to wikipedia.) … Continue reading

July 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

US or allies apparently hacked leading cybersecurity firm Kaspersky Lab

One of the leading anti-virus software providers has revealed that its own systems were recently compromised by hackers. Kaspersky Lab said it believed the attack was designed to spy on … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment