Chris Evans is livid, plus more celebrities react to Texas elementary school shooting

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In something that has become all too familiar, a school shooting occurred on May 24, this time in Uvalde, Texas. By the end, 14 elementary school students and one teacherat Robb Elementary School had been shot dead. The suspect in the massacre was also killed. NPR reported that it was the 27th school shooting this year. Social media sounded off on the heels of the shooting, and many voices came from those in the entertainment world. Chris Evans, for instance, used just two words (all in capitalized letters) to air his anger. “F****** ENOUGH!!!!,” he wrote on Twitter. 

Click through to see how others are reacting to the Texas elementary school shooting.  

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“As a mother, this is the tragically unimaginable. School should be a SAFE place. My heart breaks for the pain and suffering of every family member and loved one connected to today’s events in Texas. My prayers are with you” –Kerry Washington

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“Prayers for the people in Texas man those are kids that were killed smh this world needs God smh” –Offset

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“How many more must die or hurt before something is done to stop children/adults ease of obtaining fire arms. #momsdemandaction #EndGunViolence #schoolviolence” –Peter Frampton

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“Are you happy now, Governor Abbott? I guess you are,” Bette Midler tweeted while attaching a 2015 tweet from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott in which he implored Texans to buy more new guns.

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“My heart is with the families and children of Robb Elementary in Texas. Truly horrifying.” –Elijah Wood

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“My thoughts and prayers goes out to the families of love ones loss & injured at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, TX! Like when is enough enough man!!! These are kids and we keep putting them in harms way at school. Like seriously ‘AT SCHOOL’ where it’s suppose to be the safest!,” Lebron James tweeted. He added, “There simply has to be change! HAS TO BE!! Praying to the heavens above to all with kids these days in schools.”

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“My heart absolutely breaks for the children, staff and families at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. The lack of progress around how to protect innocent lives from senseless gun violence is FAR past SHAMEFUL in this country.” –Rachel Lindsday

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“Texas Gov. Abbott said the Uvalde shooter ‘shot and killed — horrifically, incomprehensibly — 14 students & a teacher.’ -These horrors will continue (Sandy Hook), and many more since. But no one changes anything. You can’t wear your mask in school but bring your guns. #texas” –Daisy Fuentes

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“17 kids wasn’t enough. 20 kids wasn’t enough. 20+ church goers wasn’t enough. 80+ at a concert wasn’t enough. Ten at a market wasn’t enough. 14 children won’t be enough.” –Ethan Embry

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“Gun violence  is a epidemic in America  it’s disgusting and cruel that the GOP won’t do anything to change this sick violent trend vote these monsters out and get gun safety now” –Rosanna Arquette

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“This is devastating. This is a heartbreaking moment for every one of us who has to live in this country. This must stop each of us in our tracks. Each of us must do all we can to help our leaders who are in support of gun reform. This is a stain on our country — a stain on all of us! We can’t hide behind second amendment rights, we can’t just say it’s just mental health. IT’S EVERYTHING, and IT’S UP TO EVERYONE! We’ve got to solve this now. Families are breaking apart. Lives are senselessly being lost. Everyone is susceptible. Every community, every event, every city is vulnerable. This should sicken each of us! We need reform now. We cannot wait. #uvaldetx” –Maria Shriver

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“Thoughts and prayers are not enough. After years of nothing else, we are becoming a nation of anguished screams. We simply need legislators willing to stop the scourge of gun violence in America that is murdering our children.” –Hillary Clinton

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“Absolutely horrendous. I don’t know what else to say about these endless US gun massacres – it’s for Americans to resolve but where is the will?” –Piers Morgan

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“Wow wow wow. Cookie and my hearts are so broken right now after hearing the news of the Uvalde, Texas elementary school shooting. We send our condolences to the families that lost a loved one today. My goodness, God bless the families that are grieving” –Magic Johnson

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“Will we ever be able to move beyond thoughts and prayers?” –Daniel Dae Kim

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“Republicans will force you to have your kid but will do absolutely f****** nothing to keep them safe” –Dylan O’Brien

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“Our hearts go out to those in texas at the Robb elementary school and everyone effected. Something has to change in this country. We are the only country where kids go to school and could wind up shot.” –The Chainsmokers

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“The blood of every child that dies of gun violence in this country is on the hands of the Republican Party.” –Rob Reiner

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“It’s either kids or guns. You need to decide which one is more important and vote accordingly.” –Andy Richter

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“Jesus Christ. Another mass shooting in America. This time in an elementary school. How many Americans, how many little kids, need to die before we finally say enough and throw-out those standing in the way of gun reform?” –Ana Navarro-Cardenas

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“I am praying for all those that have been injured as a result of this latest school shooting.  I am absolutely devastated and my heart aches at this news.  Please pray for the children and their families.” –Adrienne Maloof

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“Prayers aren’t enough. Change the laws.” –Stephen King
























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