Van Jones just made me cry.— Mark Ronson (@MarkRonson) November 9, 2016
Van Jones….nothing but respect!— Stephen Curry (@StephenCurry30) November 9, 2016
If you wanna cry watch Van Jones give the first cognizant minority understanding of the election on CNN tonight. He just made it real.— Lil Chano From 79th (@chancetherapper) November 9, 2016
Respect to @VanJones68 for being so articulate and passionate about what so many are feeling.— Ben Stiller (@RedHourBen) November 9, 2016
But Jones tried to end on a positive note. "Donald Trump has a responsibility tonight to come and reassure people that he is going to be the president of all the people who he insulted and offended and brushed aside," he said.
PHOTOS: Election Day in America 2016