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Rex Huppke
People light candles during a vigil in memory of the victims of the gay nightclub mass shooting in Orlando, at St Anne's church in the Soho district of London, June 13, 2016. REUTERS/Dylan Martinez

Another Mass Shooting, Another Round Of Denial

I don’t care whether you call what he did — the worst mass shooting in American history — a terror attack or an act of radical Islamic terrorism or a massacre or a hate crime. What I care about is this: Without a legally purchased military-style rifle, he would’ve just been a guy standing in a bar.

June 14, 2016
Speaker John Boehner addresses the audience in National Statuary Hall at the statue dedication for the late Barry M. Goldwater. February 11, 2015. (Official Photo by Caleb Smith)

Congressional Dysfunction, The Serialized Tragicomedy

How John Boehner and the GOP turned Congress into a soap opera.

March 3, 2015

My 100 Percent Accurate Predictions For 2015

If you liked cable news coverage of 2014, you’ll love Rex Huppke’s predictions for next year.

December 30, 2014
Senators Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Rand Paul (R-KY)

History Won’t View Marriage Equality Holdouts Favorably

Forget about being on the right side of history. Just be right.

October 14, 2014