Donald Trump calls Obama's victory a "disgusting injustice"

The tycoon is not a gracious loser.

Donald Trump, whose previous interventions into national politics have been well-documented in their utter craziness, has outdone himself with his Twitter reaction to Obama's re-election.

While he does have 1.8m followers, it remains to be seen how many people agree with him that the US "is now in serious and unprecedented trouble".

One thing's for sure though - Donald Trump is not a good loser, as you can see below:

Donald Trump. Photograph: Getty Images

Caroline Crampton is assistant editor of the New Statesman. She writes a weekly podcast column.

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