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Obama, with gun violence victims around him, pissed off at Senate filibuster of seven gun control proposals today. As my own Sen. Gillibrand noted on Twitter, the Senate "let down" the public and is "truly broken." Julia Sweeney called it "Really unfuckingbelievable."