When you become a parent, the threat of things like terrorists become, well, more terrifying. The thought that someone could harm your child for their political or religious beliefs is a scary one. On Sunday night it was announced that Osama Bin Laden was killed, this probably gave a sigh of relief to many a parent, knowing that Bin Laden won’t be in their world anymore. Some of those parents who were celebrating this fact? Celebrities! Here are quotes from 20 celebrity mom and dads from Real Housewives, to comedians to Snoop Dogg:
Melissa Joan Hart – US Navy Seals were involved in the murder of Osama!! My uncle was a Seal! So proud! #neverforgetsept11
Rob Riggle – I wonder how bummed Osama was when he got to hell and realized there were no virgins?
Lance Armstrong — Finally…USA USA USA!!
Christina Applegate – my heart raced when I heard the news. the terror he caused us was epic.the lives lost, too many…
Elisabeth Hasselbeck — Osama Bin Laden DEAD! thanks to our great president Obama – George Bush and Dicky boy could not do it Osama Bin Laden DEAD! thanks Obama! (tweeted later) Osama was killed over a week ago before Mr Obama released his new birth certificate- what a great master politician he is GO GO GO Obama!
Patton Oswalt – No matter how collected Obama is during his speech, he’s hearing LL Cool J’s “Mama Said Knock You Out” blasting in his head.
Holly Robinson Peete – Little ones asking who Osama Bin Laden is and why is everyone happy he’s dead..
Billy Bush – OSAMA BIN LADEN.. I assumed he was dead a while ago. He’s been worthless for years but great to have him 6ft under
Pete Wentz – wow obama 1, 2 punch: lion king video than osama dead. seriously i wanna see who runs in 2012…
Tori Spelling — Hell Yeah!!
Cash Warren – Word on the street is osama bin laden has been killed…true or not true?
Brooke Burke – We just finished watching President Obama speak. crazy to have been in the East wing just yesterday. feels scary, but feels like closure. Wondering how I will address the issues with my kids…
Nick Cannon – OBAMA GOT OSAMA!
Snoop Dogg – Rip to everybody who was taken on 911. Let the troops bac home n lower gas prices let’s live happily ever after!! Bring the soldiers bac home asap! They r missed! We love how they fight for us now let’s fight for them!!
Teresa Giudice – OMG! They just announced this on the plane! U.S. special forces kill Osama bin Laden, President Obama tells nation.
Kelly Bensimon – Wow #OsamaBinLadenDead! What a big releaf for the US. God bless our troops and all they do.
Tamra Barney – Bin laden is dead…. Thank God!!!!
Jacqueline Laurita – Goodbye Osama
Dina Manzo – Hope this is the beginning of the end of this hatred #peace
Caroline Manzo – Osama Bin Laden is DEAD!!!!! God Bless America & our armed forces who serve past & present Thank you Thank you Thank you . may the victims of 9/11/01 and all those who lost their lives fighting for our freedom finally rest in peace – #USA
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