President Barack Obama was elected to a second term on Tuesday night, edging Governor Mitt Romney by holding on to most of the hard-fought swing states that swept him into office in 2008. Throughout the day, celebs were taking to Twitter to voice their anxieties and amusement at the scene of electing a president, and by the end of the night -- when the race was called for Obama -- they exploded in joy or disgust. Check out a sampling of the best reactions below:
It feels even better the secoond time around!!!! #obama2012
- iamdiddy (@iamdiddy) November 7, 2012
I just hope,4 yrs from now,they find a way to campaign without spending roughly 5 BILLION $! That money could help a lot of kids.Just sayin.
- Martina McBride (@martinamcbride) November 7, 2012
we just couldn't be happier my goodness, the joy when freedom prevails