Celebrities and politicians react to Donald Trump's State of the Union speech -- see the best tweets

President Donald Trump addressed the joint houses of Congress and the American people on Tuesday at this year's State of the Union speech, and the internet had some strong feelings about the cautious, uncharacteristically respectful demonstration.

Right off the bat, many stars slammed Trump for his delivery of the TelePrompter-read address, mocking the difference between his professionally written speeches and his fiery, over-the-top speeches delivered at his campaign rallies.

"A bit incongruous to hear Pres Trump in #SOTU call for bipartisan cooperation and putting country first," journalist and author Nicholas Kristof tweeted. "Oh, yes, today it’s TelePrompTer Trump. His Twitter twin is in a secure location."

One of the biggest highlights for many of those viewing at home -- particularly among Trump's critics -- was Speaker of the House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's various measured facial reactions to many of Trump's remarks and boasts.

Pelosi, however, didn't remain as subtle and controlled during several moments of the speech -- notably rolling her eyes hard when Trump called on Congress to end Robert Mueller's investigation into Russian's meddling in the 2016 election, and her barely contained disgust when Trump addressed abortion laws.

In fact, Trump's remarks on the Mueller investigation stunned many viewers, who were surprised by the audacity of the comments.

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President Donald Trump arrives to deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., watch, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
US President Donald Trump delivers the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on February 5, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
First Lady Melania Trump greets the audience, surrounded by family members, as she arrives for US President Donald Trump's State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC on February 5, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump arrives to deliver the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on February 5, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, as Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., watch, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
White House Director of Strategic Communications Mercedes Schlapp (L), Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders (C) and Social Media Director Dan Scavino (R) wait for the start of U.S. President Donald Trump's second State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio Cortez (D-NY) arrives before U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S., February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif, arrives to listen to President Donald Trump deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Members of Congress arrive to hear President Donald Trump deliver his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The U.S. Capitol stands at sunset in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. President Donald Trump will speak to a House chamber full of Democrats jostling to challenge his re-election on Tuesday night, with many female lawmakers planning to dress in suffragette white and his chief antagonist Nancy Pelosi seated at the dais behind him. Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images
UNITED STATES - FEBRUARY 5: Donald Trump Jr., walks through Statuary Hall on his way to House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's office before his father President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress in the Capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. He had mistakenly walked towards Speaker Pelosi's office first. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call)
(L-R) Senior Advisor to the President Jared Kushner, Senior Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump, Lara Trump, Eric Trump, Donald Trump, Jr., and Tiffany Trump applaud during the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on February 5, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump makes a point as he delivers the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on February 5, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, a Democrat from California, right, and U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, left, applaud U.S. President Donald Trump as he arrives to deliver a State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. Trump will speak to a House chamber full of Democrats jostling to challenge his re-election, with many female lawmakers planning to dress in suffragette white and his chief antagonist Nancy Pelosi seated at the dais behind him. Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images
U.S. President Donald Trump, center, delivers a State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. Trump will speak to a House chamber full of Democrats jostling to challenge his re-election, with many female lawmakers planning to dress in suffragette white and his chief antagonist Nancy Pelosi seated at the dais behind him. Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers a State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2019. Trump will speak to a House chamber full of Democrats jostling to challenge his re-election, with many female lawmakers planning to dress in suffragette white and his chief antagonist Nancy Pelosi seated at the dais behind him. Photographer: Al Drago/Bloomberg via Getty Images
(L-R) Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson applaud at the State of the Union address at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, on February 5, 2019. (Photo by MANDEL NGAN / AFP) (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) reacts as U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
First lady Melania Trump looks at cancer survivor Grace Eline as she is mentioned by U.S. President Donald Trump as he delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Democratic female members of Congress cheer after U.S. President Donald Trump said there are more women in Congress than ever before during his second State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Young
Democratic female members of Congress cheer after President Donald Trump said there are more women in Congress than ever before during his second State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Acting U.S. Attorney General Matthew Whitaker and Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan listen behind Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin as U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Young
Alice Johnson, who was granted clemency by President Trump in 2018 while serving a life sentence in a nonviolent drug case, wipes away tears as she sits with White House adviser Jared Kushner (C) and his wife Ivanka Trump (R) as U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
FEBRUARY 5, 2019 - WASHINGTON, DC: President Donald Trump delivered the State of the Union address, with Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, at the Capitol in Washington, DC on February 5, 2019. Doug Mills/Pool via REUTERS
First Lady Melania Trump applauds young cancer survivor Grace Eline during U.S. President Donald Trump's State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Young
FEBRUARY 5, 2019 - WASHINGTON, DC: President Donald Trump delivered the State of the Union address, with Vice President Mike Pence and Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, at the Capitol in Washington, DC on February 5, 2019. Doug Mills/Pool via REUTERS
Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) shakes hands with U.S. President Donald Trump in front of Vice President Mike Pence as the president arrives to deliver his second State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump gestures during his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Jim Young
U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
Democratic members of the U.S. Congress listen as U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis
Attendees applaud as U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his second State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the House Chamber of the U.S. Capitol on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. February 5, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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"An economic miracle is taking place in the United States and the only thing that can stop it are foolish wars, politics or ridiculous partisan investigations," Trump said. "If there is going to be peace and legislation, there cannot be war and investigation."

"Did he just try to Johnny Cochran his way out of the Mueller investigation?" comedian Travon Free tweeted after Trump's rhyming couplet.

Polisi's team actually responded to Trump's comment during the speech, rejecting the possibility of prematurely ending the investigation.

One of the most celebrated moments from the State of the Union speech came, not from the address itself, but from the large group of newly elected Democratic female congresswomen who wore matching white ensembles in honor of suffragettes.

"Tonight, I join @HouseDemWomen in wearing suffragette white to the #SOTU," U.S. Representative Lisa Blunt Rochester wrote, alongside a photo of the group. "We're standing in solidarity with the women who blazed trails and whose shoulders we stand on. With your help, Congress now looks more like the people it represents. #WomenLead"

Meanwhile, many couldn't help but notice that Trump's daughter, Tiffany Trump, wore a similar all-white outfit, sparking speculation that the choice may have been a subtle political comment.

Here's a look at some of the night's other biggest reactions, comments, reflections, memes and biting jokes about this year's State of the Union.

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I stand with trans Americans. I oppose @realdonaldtrump and any regime who would attack their rights and their very… https://t.co/IPKF9laAKO
#SOTU DRINKING GAME: every time they cut to a democrat rolling their eyes take a.....my liver just exploded
How’d he get from childhood cancer to school choice? What a leap! Now Ivanka gets her shoutout...now we’re on to… https://t.co/UBiOVl6PAZ
“We must stop these coyotes — with their rocket skates and giant slingshots, terrorizing innocent roadrunners.” #sotu
I will literally pay for a 1-week all-inclusive Caribbean vacation 4 the #SOTU teleprompter guy if he turns the who… https://t.co/mJueSN0ldx
Is it still going on? I am now watching "Botched" which seems appropriate #SOTU
Politicians 👏 should 👏 not 👏 tell 👏 women 👏 what 👏 to 👏 do 👏 with 👏 their 👏 bodies. #SOTU
It takes more than a nod to unity at the top of a speech to bring our country together. Our president has spent the… https://t.co/IwMqXO1c2o
So proud!!! @AliceMarieFree at the SOTU!!!! https://t.co/Sjf9qFOMU6
Even his tie is crooked. Sure it has a Mueller subpoena coming. #SOTU https://t.co/GBIvnrlzEg
Nancy Pelosi is 100% reading a Jodi Picoult novel back there #SOTU https://t.co/hYRznEhNzN
How much you wanna bet that when Trump said “Thank you Buzz,” he thought he was talking to Buzz Lightyear? #SOTU
Moving moment of extended applause for SWAT officer in Pittsburg and member of the Tree of Life Synagogue. And Happ… https://t.co/4aqFxJqdf4
Trump suggests we “reject the politics of revenge.” He’s gonna get called out on that one. #SOTU
When does Maroon 5 come on? #StateOfTheUnion
‘Someone In This Room Tonight Will Be Murdered By An Illegal Immigrant,’ Announces Trump Just Before Lights Go Out… https://t.co/8dJMA54FfD
Let’s be clear: Trump’s tax cuts to massive corporations showered profits onto their shareholders, leaving most mid… https://t.co/l6BWZY9xHW
fact checkers watching the #SOTU like https://t.co/iKOVXaZyFH
Remember: it's not about what Trump says, you can't trust a damn thing he says. #SOTU
Donald Trump is pimping Alice Johnson’s blackness to cloak his anti-blackness. I feel for her. She is being used. #sotu
“If we want peace and legislations we can’t have wars and investigations.” HE SAID THIS. 🤣 #SOTU
Did the President of the United States seriously just threaten the US economy if Mueller doesn't stop investigating him? #SOTU -ct
This moron just said we can’t have peace if there are investigations into his corrupt administration. #SOTU
Word? Republicans spent years and millions on Clinton, Benghazi and Whitewater investigations. #SOTU
Protecting the Mueller investigation is a bipartisan issue. We will protect the investigation so truth can come to light. #sotu
Donald Trump just had to look up towards Nancy Pelosi, a powerful woman perched just above him, to shake her hand,… https://t.co/IUBAfMP9O1
If you are a pundit and you watch Trump read a TelePrompter tonight and say something like, “This is a NEW Trump,”… https://t.co/SPnR4tvgQF
I know she's following along with the written version of the speech, but it's fun to think she's reviewing impeachm… https://t.co/veUxehfbWo
Trump really does have a talent for contradictions -- speaking powerfully about the suffering of Jews during the Ho… https://t.co/aRDcTouc0x
WHY IS HE STiLL TALKING !!!!???? #SOTU
CLAIM: El Paso turned from one of the most dangerous to “one of our safest cities” after a border barrier was built… https://t.co/Pd2nikesSO
A look at the crowd when Trump said he wants us to protect the innocent and end late-term abortion. #WOW #SOTU GOP… https://t.co/640HwpX4OP
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