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Social media, gymnastics royalty react to Biles and Raisman’s stunning Olympic heroics

Gymnastics - Artistic - Olympics: Day 6

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - AUGUST 11: Simone Biles (L) of the United States waits for the score after competing on the floor with Alexandra Raisman (R) during the Women’s Individual All Around Final on Day 6 of the 2016 Rio Olympics at Rio Olympic Arena on August 11, 2016 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

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You weren’t the only one thrilled by Simone Biles and Aly Raisman on Thursday.

The Team USA superstars, winners of gold and silver in Rio, got love from all over social media after their showstopping performance in the women’s individual all-around.

From fellow American athletes to singers and media types, the praise was effusive and deserved.

Here’s a sampling.

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