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When legendary astronaut
Neil Armstrong passed away Saturday at age 82, the responses from celebrities were out of this world.
After all, who better to praise the moon walker than the stars? Each offered one small tweet for a man, one giant outpouring of love for a legend.
Check out a few of our faves:
Neil Armstrong's final mission, may he rest in peace Ryan Seacrest : "Thanks Neil Armstrong for bringing the moon into our living rooms & curiosity into our minds. One giant loss for mankind." : RIP Neil Armstrong. Proof that humans can always push further. Seth Green http://say.ly/pVU42Mu
: How poetic that in the month of Ashley Judd #NeilArmstrong passing, there will be a BlueMoon. : Neil Armstrong: One giant leap…to the arms of God. Rob Lowe #OhioHero #Wapokonetta George Takei : "With him, we all took one giant leap towards the heavens. Rest in peace, Neil Armstrong, as you rejoin them. : Neil Armstrong was a hero not just of his time, but of all time. Thank you, Neil, for showing us the power of one small step. -bo Barack Obama : Neil Armstrong today takes his place in the hall of heroes. The moon will miss its first son of earth. Mitt Romney Kevin Smith : "I salute you, NEIL ARMSTRONG! Thanks for your courage & class! You showed the galaxy how far a kid from Ohio could boldly go. #GoodNightMoon" Josh Duhamel : "One of our greatest heroes died today. RIP Neil Armstrong" Alyssa Milano : "Rest in peace, Neil Armstrong. You are such an inspiration." Simon Pegg : "Just heard Neil Armstrong took the giant leap. RIP a true modern hero and conqueror of the moon. Will be ever remembered." Bruce Boxleitner : "The greatest of American heroes has passed away, the first man to step on the moon 1969. Neil Armstrong, the eagle has landed. RIP" : The 1st human being to ever walk on another planet [sic] Neil Armstrong. Dane Cook # RIP Wil Wheaton : "One great moment of silence for mankind. Rest in peace, Neil Armstrong." : Goodbye, Neil Armstrong - courageous pioneer and hero. Pee-wee Herman : My thoughts and prayers go out to the Neil Armstrong family. He was a super guy. 82 years old. Thanks for all you did for us, Neil!!! Reba McEntire : He proved that the sky is no longer the limit. Every dream, no matter how big, starts with just one small step. A legend. Neil Armstrong. David Copperfield
: From Neil Armstrong's family: the next time you walk out on a clear night and see the moon smiling, think of Neil and give him a wink. Al Roker
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