Donald Trump celebrated clinching the Republican nomination for president Thursday by eating a meal from McDonald's.
The New York businessman posted a photo on Instagram showing him devouring fries and what appeared to be a Big Mac.
"Celebrating 1237!" Trump wrote in the caption, in reference to the number of delegates needed to win the GOP nomination outright.
A photo posted by Donald J. Trump (@realdonaldtrump) on
Trump paired the meal with a Diet Coke, a curious choice for the billionaire considering his previous statements about those who consume the beverage.
I have never seen a thin person drinking Diet Coke.— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1350240224.0
Diet Coke tweet had a monster response--dammit, I wish the stuff worked.— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1350401865.0
People are going crazy with my comments on Diet Coke (soda). Let's face it--this stuff just doesn't work. It makes you hungry.— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1350917366.0
Earlier in the day, Trump reached the number of delegates needed to win the Republican nomination on the first ballot at the Cleveland convention.
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