Here’s How People Are Reacting on Social Media to Donald Trump Winning the Presidential Election

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In the early hours of Wednesday, November 9, Donald Trump was declared the winner of the 2016 presidential election. His opponent, Hillary Clinton, called him to concede, and shortly thereafter, the president-elect gave his unexpected victory speech. The news of Trump’s impending presidency was simultaneously devastating and terrifying for many. Here’s how people reacted online.