An Arturas Rosenbacher Primer
to being a
but claims it's only to hide his
secret drug-dealing, mob-financing life.
Arturas's aliases/handles (twitter, forums, etc.) include: TheChicagoPress, Arturas,
Arturas_, rturas, ArturasAKR, OldAKR, dailyexec, OliviaOnReddit (posting
someone else's selfies to r/gonewild), BlacklistSocial, ChicagoAdmirers, iuparties (no longer his account), iuconfessions, __anoncentral__, IOCapital, rosenbaa, rosenbaa29, Arturas312, ArturasR, allanons, ArturasCEO, _Anti_Sec_, AnonIRC_, Antis3c, _Anon_Ops_, AnonDaily, OfficialAntisec, AnonOpsWorld, anonymouSabu, aajkr29, arturasr29, StartupIU, AKGroup, TetraKai Development, MarketVest, ArrowAdvisory, AK Holdings, DevelopNation, iInvestSmart, ArturasBiz, IU_Live, iArturas, IUBro
Impersonation accounts that Arturas has been caught running on Twitter include MicrosoftSteve, GoogleStartups (more), CNNStartups, JimCNN, ChiTribTech, ChristianAntkow, WhiteHouseSMC, CNNNewsFeed, MrArmisen, GoogleChicago, BankOfChicago, VerifiedCNN, ...
The Scams of Arturas Rosenbacher
Fake jobs (Google "R&D", Tumblr founder, Facebook, Wikileaks, Evasi0n, etc.)
Evolving bio (cached version)
(Note the Google R&D and "Forbes 30 under 30" claims.)
Claimed Google Job
(screenshot and some
Founded Tumblr and TapTap Revenge
Worked at Facebook
I/O Capital, IUParties, and CNN impersonations
followed by being
he simultaneously deleted both fake Twitter accounts, his real Twitter account (temporarily),
his Facebook page, his Forbes user profile, his Angel.co investor profile, and the I/O Capital
to sell the @IUParties account, even though he
ran the account.
Plagiarism and other Twitter shenanigans:
Plagiarized Medium article
Phony Google Glass invite
Stealing photos and pretending to live-tweet a school lockdown in a different state.
Pretending that hackers posted his totally real bank balance
Fake Kickstarter donations:
Some fake donations
Lots of fake donations
Zero real donations
(temporarily) comes clean,
Fake legal threats:
Cease and Desist
copied from this
using the name of non-existent lawyer.
Anonymous/Occupy Chicago/Ref Ref scams: