Talk show host Anderson Cooper wants his supporters to know he is thankful for their kind words.
Within hours, celebrities began tweeting their support. "I'm proud of you, @AndersonCooper," wrote Ellen DeGeneres, while
Neil Patrick Harris sent his good wishes, "Good for you, @AndersonCooper. You're awesome." (Both messages have been re-tweeted almost 5,000 times).
The CNN journalist, 45, then responded Tuesday, tweeting, "I appreciate all the nice tweets. I am in Botswana working but want to wish everyone a great 4th of July!"
Read more tweets at People.com.