Former President Bill Clinton’s speech at the Democratic National Convention last night was one of his all-time great stem-winders, and nearly shut down Twitter.
An estimated 496,222 tweets were posted during Clinton’s 48-minute defense of President Barack Obama, and Bubba certainly has no shortage of celebrity fans.
Read some of the best reactions to his impassioned, heartfelt speech below:
Olivia Wilde: Bill, lookin good. #veganfox
Eva Longoria: Clinton was amazing tonight! Spoke the truth about our choice this election! #dnc2012
Magic Johnson: Ive always said that former Pres Bill Clinton is 1 of the greatest speakers of our time & he again proved it tonight. The man is brilliant.
Will.I.Am: Republicans…it takes some balls to attack accuse a guy for doing what you did’ president bill clinton…wow…pres. clinton is the best.
Jessica Capshaw: Bill Clinton…you are a truly wonderful speaker. You gots some brass 😉 #DNC2012
Zachary Quinto: There was more specificity in bill clinton’s speech tonight than in the entire three days of the RNC. so grateful for his intellect!
Patton Oswalt: Clinton has the “Destruction! TERROR! And Mayhem!” part of LL Cool J’s “Mama Said Knock You Out” playing on a loop in his head.
Whoopi Goldberg: Bill Clinton has given one of the best speeches of his life. Great great speech. He just made the single BEST argument for Barack Obama.
Octavia Spencer: I’m an emotional wreck right now. Way to inspire and reinvigorate, and DISMANTLE THE LIES! Bill. CLINTON #DNC2012
Alicia Silverstone: Bill Clinton’s speech is fantastic. Passion, common sense, and straight talk! #DNC2012
Samuel L. Jackson: G Men lookin’ Bad! Pres Clinton doin’ his thing!! Telling’ truths & exposing the Dark Side for what it is!!
Albert Brooks: Okay. I’m convinced. I’m voting for Clinton.
Alyssa Milano: Bill Clinton, I love you so much. Like crazy amounts of love.
Jesse Williams: Clinton is beasting on fools. Then again, so is rationale, and facts, and decency, and our future.
Kevin McHale: Bill, u gangsta. u messy, but NOT wrong. #factcheckme