Hollywood Outraged Over Pia’s ‘Idol’ Elimination
First Published: April 8, 2011 11:39 AM EDT Credit: FOX
LOS ANGELES, Calif. -- The judges and the crowd on Thursday’s “American Idol” weren’t the only ones shocked and outraged by Pia Toscano’s elimination. Stars took to their Twitter accounts in droves in the hours following the news, sounding off on Thursday night’s results.
“Don’t have an IDOL habit, but how could the USA vote Pia off? I may be done for the season!” Tom Hanks wrote.
“Jersey Shore’s” Snooki was in agreement with the Oscar winner, writing, “Pia should have won the whole thing! I’m not watchin Idol anuymore. I’m with JLO on this one”
Many stars were left flabbergasted by the booting of the ballad-loving beauty.
“Will someone please explain to me HOW in the WORLD @PToscanoAI10 (Pia) has been voted off American Idol?! #baffled!!” upcoming “Charlie’s Angel” star Minka Kelly wrote.
Actor Dax Shepard chimed in with, “This did not just happen!!! How??? I’m going to do something radical. I love you Pia!”
(AH Nation Poll: Did America get it wrong sending Pia Toscano home on ‘American Idol’ VOTE HERE!)
Ashton Kutcher gave Pia props, Tweeting, “Who are the people that vote on American idol? That’s just crazy! That Pia girl is dope! #almostcriminal”
Tom Hank’s wife, Rita Wilson, was in agreement with her fellow outraged stars, writing, “Was Pia punked ? How did she get voted off of American Idol? That is not OKAY!”
Despite her elimination, many kept their Tweets positive, focusing on the road ahead for the former contestant.
“Pia is so talented and beautiful! Wish her the best. I’m sure her career will be full of success!” “Dancing with the Stars” pro Cheryl Burke Tweeted.
Jessica Alba agreed, writing, “Who’s mad about Pia? I think she’s got a promising career ahead of her. Girl can sing her butt off and she’s stunning.”
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