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The copy of each story remains nearly identical besides the number of victims and location with The Onion poking fun at the extremely serious situation by highlighting the lack of attention lawmakers give to gun control.
"Citizens living in the only country where this kind of mass killing routinely occurs reportedly concluded Tuesday that there was no way to prevent the massacre from taking place," the familiar sentence from the Uvalde story reads.
Each time, the publication uses the same 'quotes' attributed to a fake person to express how numb most Americans have become to these deadly shootings. In between the quotes, The Onion adds real statistics about mass shootings in the US to juxtapose the mass-shooting crisis.
Today's front page of 'The Onion' featured 21 stories about different mass shootings with the same headline
Yesterday, a gunman used an AR-15 rifle and handgun to shoot and kill 19 children and two teachers at Robb Elementary School marking the second-deadliest elementary school shooting and third deadliest school shooting ever.