5@5: Welp. The GOP Replacement Bill Passes

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May 4, 2017

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Welp, Trumpcare Passed The House

via: Getty

The second version of the Republican "repeal and replace" plan for Obamacare, which essentially strips 24M Americans of their health care by allowing states to opt-out of essential benefits, and would make things like a previous C-section a "pre-existing condition."

According to initial tallies, the bill passed 217-213 in favor, with 20 Republicans voting against it, and one abstaining from voting.

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Google Puts An End To Massive Phishing Scam

Google confirmed that it shut down a massive phishing scam that targeted basically every user of its Google Docs service. On Wednesday, the spam created with a fake Google Docs app, spread across the web, tricking people into giving up log in information.

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Obama's Presidential Library Will Include A Recording Studio

Today forever POTUS unveiled his plans for the Obama Presidential Center, a three-building campus in Chicago that will include an outdoor park, auditorium, a museum and of course, a recording studio. According to his website, it'll be a studio "where I can invite Chance (the Rapper) or Bruce Springsteen, depending on your taste, to come here and talk about how you can record music that has social commentary and meaning." (via: Obama.org)

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HBO Confirms 'GOT' Spinoff Is In The Works

Good news for 'Game of Thrones' fans - HBO has announced today that it's already tapping writers to work on spin offs to the beloved series including, Max Borenstein (Kong: Skull Island), Jane Goldman (Kingsman: The Golden Circle), Brian Helgeland (Legend), and Carly Wray (Mad Men, The Leftovers) to work with Game of Thrones creator George R. R. Martin. (via: Variety)

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Haim Releases "I Want You Back" And It's '80s Pop Perfection

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May 4, 2017

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