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

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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.