Almost as soon as news broke that Joan Rivers was rushed to a New York hospital yesterday, the world jumped online to show its support for the comedic legend.
Overwhelming tweets of support were evidence that Rivers, 81, has influenced multiple generations and multiple demographics. Everyone from reality stars to talk show hosts to Donald Trump has tweeted their love for the funny lady.
Here are some of those messages.
Good luck and best wishes to my dear friend, the wonderful and very talented Joan Rivers! Winner of Celebrity Apprentice, amazing woman.— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 29, 2014
I’m thinking about you, @Joan_Rivers, and sending lots of love your way.— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) August 28, 2014
My thoughts and prayers go out to @Joan_Rivers. Wishing you a speedy recovery!— Dr. Mehmet Oz (@DrOz) August 28, 2014
Praying for the great @Joan_Rivers one of the true loves of my life. ??— Kelly Ripa (@KellyRipa) August 28, 2014
All good thoughts and prayers to Joan Rivers!!!!!!!!!!!— Andy Cohen (@Andy) August 28, 2014
Lifting up @JoanRivers in love as she battles for life . Praying for Melissa and the family as well,— Kathie Lee Gifford (@KathieLGifford) August 29, 2014
Praying for @Joan_Rivers tonight ,may she get better ASAP. Xo— Patti Stanger (@pattistanger) August 29, 2014