... celebrities apart from presumably Kelsey Grammer, John Voight, Sly Stallone - you know - all the stars of tomorrow.

As has become mandatory, celebrities with left leaning sensibilities took to twitter to express their various states of elation. The right side were a little more muted… Here's just a few of their sentiments.

@realDonaldTrump: Go out and vote--- this will be the most important election of our time!
@billmaher: Hope u all remembered to set ur clocks back an hour last night. And if u vote Republican on Tuesday another 40 years.
@PaulMcCartney: Paul McCartney sends his support to @BarackObama @TheDemocrats #Election2012 http://t.co/fgyPXQ2w
@Joan_Rivers: I pray my 68 year-old Chinese neighbor is talking politics when she says she’s looking forward to today’s erection.
@georgelopez: May we continue to enjoy the Freedom to Attack each other in 140 characters or less #vote http://t.co/sYI2jyNY
@ladygaga: @BarackObama Good luck Mr. President, we stand by you no matter what and are thinking of you today. I'll never forget what you did for DADT.
@iamrashidajones (Rashida Jones): Ladies, this is our election. DON'T TAKE YOUR RIGHTS FOR GRANTED. Old dudes want to control your bodies w/laws. Don't let 'em. VOTE. #Obama
@HughHefner: I'm watching the election results as they come in on TV and it's just too close to predict how it's going to turn out. It's scary. (for you maybe)
@PamelaDAnderson: Vote for who you feel best represents our country world wide-- Obama Has the world's respect and love
@janemarielynch (Jane Lynch): Please vote for Marriage Equality today, my tweeps, in MN, WA, MD, ME. Make so many so happy!!
@MariaMenounos: Mood just shifted here at Romney headquarters...lots of worries faces. Covering it for @extratv..we'll see who wins soon
@iamdiddy (P Diddy): I'm calling it now, before CNN, before Fox News, Obama has been reelected. You've heard it here first. #VoteOrDie ....biaaatch. #OBAMA
@ActuallyNPH (Neil Patrick Harris): Yahoooo! FOUR MORE YEARS!
@questlove: as INTENSE as we were about the political process aug til now, we must be even MORE involved. lets start with getting congerss (sic) back in 2014.
@Cher: OMG ! IM SO HAPPY ! THIS IS ONE OF THE GREAT NITES OF MY LIFE !!!! TEARS R STREAMING DOWN MY FACE ! WOMEN WE HAVE A CHAMPION !!!
@Clayaiken: Hey @ArsenioOFFICIAL & @RubenStuddard For the first time in a long time I'm THRILLED that the black dude beat the white dude!! #4MOREYEARS…
@ArsenioOFFICIAL (Arsenio Hall): Crazy, loud victory sex in Obama's Windy City master-suite tonight.
@IAMQUEENLATIFAH: OBAMA!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
@EvaLongoria: Me and my friends celebrating! I'm on tears! Moving the country forward!!! Obama!
@RickiLake: Yay for women! #Election2012 #ObamaWins
@LadyGaGa: AAAAAAAAAAAHHHHHRHRGRGRGRRRGURBHJB EORWPSOJWPJORGWOIRGWSGODEWPGOHEPWO9GGGGGG
@elizadushku: !!!!!!!!!!!! Well done, America #OBAMA2012 #OBAMAUSA @BarackObama #POTUS #GOBAMA
@zoesaldana: We all spoke and our voices were heard. See?! We do have the power to make a change! We voted and as americans we elected our president!
@JesseTyler(Ferguson): I wanna be at that party in Kenya! My heart is full!
@WhoopiGoldberg: We as Americans have work to do&we dont have time 4 bullshit & we don't have time 4 ur bullshit.Prez.Obama WON& crying foul ain't gonna fly
@joshgroban: yay my vote counted.
@frandrescher: Americans have spoke w their vote. Middle class, women, gays, immigrants, the planet rejoice! 4more yrs! Now watch what happens. YES WE CAN!
@DitaVonTeese: Proud to be from Michigan!
@oliviawilde:AMERICA! You have spoken! Women! You have been heard! Young people! You proved them wrong! Tireless Obama volunteers! I THANK YOU! (sic)'

And my personal favourite.

@Adamlevine: That's what happens when you f*ck with Sesame Street.