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    19 Celebrity Reactions To The First Presidential Debate

    "I would never watch a second episode of this show."

    The first presidential debate was on Tuesday night and, to put it mildly, it was...a lot.

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    In case you missed it, you can watch the full debate here.

    Of course, people were bound to take to social media to react. Here are just some of the ways celebs responded to the debate:

    1. Mark Hamill:

    That debate was the worst thing I've ever seen & I was in The Star Wars Holiday Special.

    2. Lizzo:

    3. Kerry Washington:

    Once again. He refuses to condemn White supremacy. PAY ATTENTION FOLKS. Please vote.

    4. Mindy Kaling:

    I denounce white supremacy! See that was so easy

    5. Bella Hadid:

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    6. John Legend:

    We can’t put ourselves through another 4 years of this walking dumpster fire. https://t.co/bsUoIl4N3P

    7. Zach Braff:

    I would never watch a second episode of this show.

    8. Mandy Moore:

    We have a man who sits in the highest office in the land and when given the chance time and time again to denounce white supremacy, he simply won’t. It’s abhorrent and enraging and I can’t wait to #VoteHimOut.

    9. Cara Delevingne:

    10. Gabrielle Union:

    I started this debate with a white wine spritzer and now I need tequila. Lots of tequila. Doubles. Triples. 😔

    11. Mark Ruffalo:

    I want to live in an America where someone living with Drug Addiction isn’t used as weapon to shame anyone. Especially a candidate for the president of the USA. #decency #VoteLove #WithBidenWeCan

    12. Jane Lynch:

    I thought this debate was going to have a moderator

    13. Leslie Jones:

    14. Shay Mitchell:

    Shay Mitchell / Via Instagram: @shaymitchell

    15. NeNe Leakes:

    Can somebody help me....I wanna coach Biden right before his next encounter wit Trump. He needs a read session

    16. Ben Schwartz:

    THE HOST SHOULD BE ABLE TO MUTE MICROPHONES. I can’t believe I want this to be more like zoom. #Debates2020

    17. Pink:

    America, Are you okay with this dipshit? Seriously? I’m so ashamed that we’ve lowered ourselves to even consider another term for this shameful loser. Even if you think it’s still defendable behavior. Your children are watching

    18. Kelly Rowland:

    Biden!!! He tryin to shake you!! CHILL!!

    19. Cardi B:

    You can register to vote here.

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