Pundits, politicians and Hollywood reacted – in wildly opposite and entirely predictable fashion – to the death today of former Fox News Chairman and CEO Roger Ailes. “He wasn’t perfect,” said former president George H.W. Bush, “but Roger Ailes was my friend & I loved him.” Said attorney Lisa Bloom, “Let all his victims now be ungagged for the full, true reckoning of his life.”

FNC’s Bret Baier, Geraldo Rivera and Sean Hannity were among the first to share their thoughts. You can read Hannity’s statement here, Rupert Murdoch’s here and others below.