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On Monday, the Senate—apparently determined to keep their approval ratings nice and low—rejected a series of gun control proposals in the wake of one of the worst mass shootings in the country's history. Despite the fact that the majority of Americans support stronger gun control measures, our elected officials were like, yeah, gun control is cool but you guys wanna try some partisan gridlock instead? The votes followed a nearly 15-hour filibuster led by Senator Chris Murphy last week, which would have been inspiring if it wasn't so inevitable that the Senate would ultimately f*ck everything up. It's definitely one of those moments where if you don't laugh, you'll cry, so here are some funny tweets to help with that.