Stars Gush Over Outgoing Obama: 'O Captain My Captain! Heaven Save Us'

By Mark Judge | January 11, 2017 | 9:33 AM EST

The Hollywood Reporter has itemized some celebrity tweets that were sent after President Obama gave his farewell address on January 10.

Some samples:

Ellen Degeneres: "@POTUS @BarackObama I love you more than I have space on Twitter to describe. #ObamaFarewell"

George Takai: "Watching Obama's final address, and realizing how very, very far we are about to descend. Farewell, O Captain my Captain! Heavens save us."

Gabrielle Union: "Already crying. Love my president #FarewellAddress@BarackObama"

Kery Washington" YES WE CAN #obamafarewell."

Madonna: "Good-bye Mr. President!  There will never be another one like you!  Barack Obama you are a King amongst Men."

Whoopi Goldberg: "And BOOM...THAT is the way a President drops the microphone and moves on down the road."