True Strange Library

The curious collection of a slightly mad scientist

Lenoard Nimoy (March 26, 1931 – February 27, 2015) *sniff*

I’ll confess that looked up to him like a father figure in some ways. He made it okay for me as a kid to think logically when the humans around … Continue reading

February 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Robin Williams, July 21, 1951 – Aug 11, 2014, Apparant Suicide

Williams (July 21, 1951 – August 11, 2014) was an American actor, stand-up comedian, film producer, and screenwriter. Rising to fame with his role as the alien Mork in the … Continue reading

August 13, 2014 · 1 Comment

Did Homer Simpson Solve Fermat’s Last Theorem?

In an episode of The Simpson’s called The Wizard of Evergreen Terrace, Homer appears to write a valid solution to defeat Fermat’s Last Theorem on a blackboard. But given that … Continue reading

September 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hoax? ‘Whistleblower’ Leaks ‘Michael Jackson’s Final Phone Call’

In what appears to be the Internet’s latest and greatest hoax, a whistleblower who claims he worked for the Department of Defense purports to have leaked Michael Jackson’s final phone … Continue reading

September 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Elton John: “I’m lucky to be alive after operation”

Elton John has said he is “lucky to be alive” after an operation that stopped appendicitis from killing him. The singer said his appendicitis, which was initially misdiagnosed, stopped him … Continue reading

September 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Linda Ronstadt: Parkinson’s disease has left me unable to sing

Linda Ronstadt, the one-time “First Lady of Rock”, is no longer able to sing due to Parkinson’s disease. The 67-year-old, who sold more than 100 million albums worldwide and is … Continue reading

August 24, 2013 · 2 Comments

Ben Affleck to play Batman in next Superman movie

Rumors about who will star as the Caped Crusader in the yet-to-be-named film have been swirling ever since “Man of Steel” director Zack Snyder announced at Comic-Con last monththat the … Continue reading

August 23, 2013 · Leave a comment