Tributes Pour in From Celebrities and Cartoonists After the Attacks in Nice
News| | By Margo Gothelf
As the world mourns the awful attack in Nice, France, where a truck drove into a Bastille Day celebration and killed over 80 people, many people have taken to social media to pay their respects to the victims of the senseless act of violence.
Since the attack on Thursday night, many have spoken out regarding the horrible news, with the hashtag #PrayForNice trending across many social media platforms.
Lady Gaga, Amy Schumer, and Simon Cowell lead the tributes across social media.
I am praying for you France. When u open your eyes and see chaos, we will close our eyes and see harmony. We are with you.
— xoxo, Gaga (@ladygaga) July 15, 2016
— Amy Schumer (@amyschumer) July 14, 2016
Just heard the terrible news from Nice. I am shocked. My thoughts and prayers to all affected.
— Simon Cowell (@SimonCowell) July 14, 2016
Many other celebrities were quick to follow posting their thoughts and prayers.
Finally home & seeing the news. My heart goes out to everyone in Nice. Lots of prayers being sent your way. God the world needs you ?????
— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) July 15, 2016
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— Kris Jenner (@KrisJenner) July 15, 2016
— Justin Timberlake (@jtimberlake) July 15, 2016
— Khloé (@khloekardashian) July 15, 2016
Along with celebrities, many cartoon artists and illustrators crafted their own tributes using pen, paint, and ink. See them below.
— ??Louison?? (@Louison_A) July 15, 2016
“Non” means “no” in French.
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— Anissa (@beautifultango7) July 15, 2016
— Clément Martel (@martelclem) July 15, 2016
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— The Cartoon Movement (@cartoonmovement) July 15, 2016
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