Long before Obama spoke to the nation — and before media outlets reported the news, The Rock took to twitter and posted, "Just got word that will shock the world — Land of the free ... home of the brave DAMN PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN!"
Dwayne Johnson later tweeted that he "couldn't have asked for a better birthday present."
Click HERE to see how other athletes reacted to bin Laden's death on twitter and click HERE to see fans at the Phillies-Mets game chant "U.S.A! U.S.A! U.S.A!" once the news spread throughout Citizens Bank Park.
Just got word that will shock the world - Land of the free...home of the brave DAMN PROUD TO BE AN AMERICAN!
AMERICA BROUGHT IT -- TEAM BRING IT FOREVER PROUD..
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