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‘We Had One Job’: Celebrities view Trump victory with disbelief and dismay — and as a call to arms

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President-elect Donald Trump and Vice President-elect Mike Pence in New York.
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The results are in, and so is the vast range of social media reactions to Tuesday night’s election. Some took to Twitter to celebrate and congratulate Donald Trump on his victory, while Hillary Clinton’s supporters expressed shock and dismay.

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However, the overall mood of Hollywood Twitter was that of disappointment, sadness and, eventually, a call to action. Check out their stages of grief below.  


Among the more openly heartbroken celebrities was Miley Cyrus, who has been a vocal supporter of Clinton. Cyrus’ post included a plea for people to “just treat people with love and treat people with compassion and treat people with respect.”

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10:15 a.m.: This story was updated to include a tweet from Miley Cyrus. 

This story was originally published at 9:45 a.m.

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