Yesterday’s presidential election was an opportunity for a variety of celebrities to make their political opinions known on social media platforms.
Among the big-name supporters of President Obama who tweeted their support — and eventually, their satisfaction at the outcome — included Cher, Paul McCartney, Fran Drescher, Pamela Anderson, Eve Longoria, Snoop Dog and Katy Perry, the Examiner noted.
- “THIS IS THE MOST IMPORTANT ELECTION OF OUR LIVES! IF YOU WANT BUSH ON STEROIDS VOTE FOR romney – Cher
We invested 4 years in Obama, don’t bail now when Obama can really bust out. 1 more term! Pres Obama played a bad hand well! Kudos 2 Obama Vote – Fran Drescher
Paul McCartney sends his support to @BarackObama @TheDemocrats – Paul McCartney
Meanwhile, Mitt Romney’s supporters tweeted growing unease and finally sadness as the election returns showed their candidate falling short in both the Electoral College and popular vote tallies. Read