Trump picks Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court, Twitter reacts

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See some top Twitter reactions to President Donald Trump's selection of Judge Neil Gorsuch as his nominee for Supreme Court justice.

Effusive praise

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"Neil Gorsuch will make a Great #SCOTUS. The winning is amazing!" Asher Warriach wrote.

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High-stakes choice, high-stakes concerns

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What would Scalia say?

Some Twitter users remembered Supreme Court Justice Antonin
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Some Twitter users remembered Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, whose death in February 2016 led to the vacancy.

Some Twitter users remembered Supreme Court Justice Antonin
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Pining for Merrick Garland

Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack Obama's choice for the seat. Garland's nomination was blocked by Senate Republicans last year.

Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Sly takes

Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Serving crow

Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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How Democrats might respond

Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Waxing poetic

Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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Dinging Schumer

Others kept pushing for Merrick Garland, President Barack
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