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Election Day 2016: How did we get here?

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We’ve had a lot of close elections, history-making elections and even less-than-exciting elections.

Then there’s the election of 2016, which many could agree was unprecedented on every possible level.

A loose-canon billionaire and a flawed, seasoned politician took up residency at the top of their tickets.

Both have baggage and plenty of ambition but only one will head to the White House.

So let’s take a look back at the last 18 months: