Beyonce to Gabby Douglas: "Thank you for inspiring all of us!"
"A HUGE CONGRATULATIONS TO 16 YEAR OLD OLYMPIC GOLD MEDALIST GABBY DOUGLAS - WOW - WHAT A THRILL TO WATCH YOU TAKE THIS GOLD!
I CAN TELL YOU'VE BEEN WORKING HARD FOR SO LONG - ENJOY THIS MOMENT, ITS YOURS. THANK YOU FOR INSPIRING ALL OF US!"
Douglas is the first African American to win the gymnastics all-around title.
Beyonce wasn't the only one to congratulate Douglas. Oprah Winfrey, Lil Wayne, Nicki Minaj, Elizabeth Banks and Octavia Spencer all gave the U.S. gold medalist a shout out on Twitter.
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