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Cards Against Humanity's creator wants to share every member of Congress' internet history


Congress passed a controversial bill that would let Internet service providers sell people's browsing history.

But if President Trump signs that bill as he's expected to, it might backfire on Congress.

Max Temkin, creator of the popular card game Cards Against Humanity, promised to buy the browser history of every person in congress and their aides and publish it. 

Here's Temkin's official announcement.

Cards Against Humanity's creator wants to share every member of Congress' internet history

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In short, it eliminates an Obama-era rule preventing internet providers from selling data about customers, which means browser histories could be available to the highest bidder.

Temkin warned people against chipping in to crowdfunding campaigns to buy the data.

Activist Adam McElhaney has launched a GoFundMe page to rally donations to secure internet privacy again. As of Thursday morning, he's raised more than $150,000 in four days.

Temkin and Cards Against Humanity are known for lofty and bizarre crowdfunding campaigns. Last  Black Friday, CAH spent $100,000 on digging a hole, promising to keep digging as long as donations came in. Another Black Friday fundraiser raised $71,145 for literally nothing. Before that, it bought a Maine island, renamed it "Hawaii 2," and sold tiny pieces of it to fans.

Temkin also urged supporters to contribute in less humorous ways.

He also urged supporters to be patient. 

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WATCH | The bill has been widely criticized. Stephen Colbert  said the only possible legislation that could be worse would let "traffic jams call you during dinner to give you gonorrhea.

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Rep. Marsha Blackburn, R-Tenn., addresses the Road to Majority Conference in Washington, Friday, June 10, 2016. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN), the author of the bill, argued that it would "enhance" consumer privacy "by removing the uncertainty and confusions" of the existing rules. 

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