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    Ann Curry's Today Finale: Celebs React to Farewell Episode

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    After Ann Curry announced her exit as a regular cohost on NBC's Today after 15 years with the morning show, a number of celebrities took to Twitter to wish the veteran journo well in her new role as an anchor-at-large and roving correspondent for NBC News and its many platforms.

    In a few cases, however, some complained about what they felt was her ouster on the heels of rival Good Morning America's recent ratings victory over Today.

    Here's a roundup of the most notable tweets:

    MORE: Ann Curry Confirms Today Show Exit in Tearful Sendoff, Reveals Future Plans

    Lisa Rinna: Wishing @AnnCurry all the Joy and success she deserves! Such a class act and one of my favorites! Thanks Ann for always being so lovely!"

    Piers Morgan: "Just watched the @AnnCurry farewell on @todayshow- great lady, really feel for her. But don't blame @MLauer - he's one of the good guys."

    Holly Robinson Peete: "Dear @AnnCurry: Thank U for your integrity and candor and honesty. Every wall is a door. You got this..."

    Star Jones: "Such class, dignity and professionalism"

    E! News host Giuliana Rancic: "Sending lots of love to an incredible woman:)"

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    Carson Daly: "Just played Ann Curry's goodbye speech...So sad!!"

    Meghan McCain: "Who is having a worse day Republicans, Ann Curry or CNN?"

    Former CNN anchor T.J. Holmes: "No way Ann Curry's "Today Show" career should have ended this way. She's a class act. Deserved better. Rooting for her in all she does next!"

    Lisa Lampanelli: "NBC to pay Ann Curry $10 million to leave ‘Today'. I'll pay $20 mil if someone will dismantle ‘The View' completely!"

    Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn: "Heart breaking watching Ann Curry announce she is leaving the Today show. Can't stop crying. We love you Ann!!!"

    Blogger and author Ana Marie Cox: "Ann Curry leaving NBC to spend less time with your family."

    Ann's colleagues who cohost the fourth hour of Today also weighed in:

    Hoda Kotb: "@AnnCurry i'll miss your daily hugs in the hallway...but i know where you sit ;) ... looking forward to what's next xo."

    Kathie Lee Gifford: "Wishing @AnnCurry all the joy she deserves. What a classy lady."

    (E! and Today are part of the NBCUniversal family)

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