Donald Trump cut a 2-hour line to vote for himself

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Donald Trump was greeted by loud booing from the crowd outside his NYC polling place Tuesday morning when he arrived to (presumably) vote for himself in the 2016 presidential election -- and now we may know why.

According to Jezebel, the GOP candidate cut a two-hour line to cast his ballot at PS 59 in Midtown Manhattan.

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"How come he gets to cut?" one voter reportedly asked. "He's busy," another answered.

Photos of Trump voting:

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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 8: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump departs after voting at the Beckman Hill International School in New York City. After a contentious campaign season, Americans go to the polls today to choose the next president of the United States. (Photo by Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty Images)
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his wife Melania prepare to submit their ballots at a polling station in a school during the 2016 presidential elections on November 8, 2016 in New York. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 08: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (C) waves after casting his vote with daughter Ivanka Trump (L) and her daughter Arabella Rose Kushner on Election Day at PS 59 November 8, 2016 in New York City. Trump's marathon final two days of campaigning marched through 10 cities in two days, stretching into Election Day. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, with his wife Melania, right, hands over his ballot to an election worker after voting at PS-59, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump and his wife Melania Trump vote at PS 59 in New York, New York, U.S. November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump casts his ballot, in New York, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump watches as his daughter Ivanka puts an "I Voted" sticker on her daughter Arabella, after casting their ballots at PS-59, Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/ Evan Vucci)
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Trump's voting experience seemed to be quite opposite to that of his rival.

When Hillary Clinton and her husband, former President Bill Clinton, voted at an elementary school near their home in Chappaqua, New York, they were reportedly greeted by a group of supporters waiting for her outside afterwards.

Photos of Clinton casting her ballot:

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CHAPPAQUA, NY - NOVEMBER 08: Democratic presidential nominee former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton greets supporters after voting at Douglas Grafflin Elementary School on November 8, 2016 in Chappaqua, New York. Hillary Clinton cast her ballot in the presidential election as the rest of America goes to the polls to decide between her and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and her husband former U.S. president Bill Clinton depart after voting in the U.S. presidential election at the Grafflin Elementary School in Chappaqua, New York, U.S., November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton gives a thumbs up to the supporters gathered outside the Douglas Grafflin Elementary School where Clinton cast her ballot in Chappaqua, New York, U.S. November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Members of the public surround U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton as she casts her ballot at the Douglas Grafflin Elementary School in Chappaqua, New York, U.S. November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by her husband, former President Bill Clinton, left, smiles as she votes at Douglas G. Grafflin School in Chappaqua, N.Y., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. At far left is senior aide Huma Abedin. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, accompanied by her husband, former President Bill Clinton, votes at Douglas G. Grafflin School in Chappaqua, N.Y., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton steps away from a voting booth after voting at Douglas G. Griffin School November 8, 2016 in Chappaqua, New York. / AFP / Brendan Smialowski (Photo credit should read BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton fills out her ballot at the Douglas Grafflin Elementary School in Chappaqua, New York, U.S. November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Brian Snyder
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, bottom right, accompanied by her husband, former President Bill Clinton, top left, votes at Douglas G. Grafflin School in Chappaqua, N.Y., Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
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The Democratic candidate referred to the experience of voting for herself as "the most humbling feeling," according to The New York Times.

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