PostedMay 4, 2017
Welp, Trumpcare Passed The House
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.
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.
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)
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)
Haim Releases "I Want You Back" And It's '80s Pop Perfection
PostedMay 4, 2017