Dana Milbank, a Washington Post columnist consumed a newspaper article on Thursday in which he wrote, "Americans are better than Trump." The article was published in October inaccurately predicted downfall of Donald Trump.
Earlier he offered to eat newspaper column if Donald Trump became the GOP pick.
Milbank kept his promise after Donald Trump emerged as expected Republican nominee for US presidential elections 2016.
Milbank still holds out hope that Trump won't be elected president in November.
Real estate tycoon Donald Trump, who is now the Republican presumptive presidential nominee, met top party leaders in Washington on Thursday as part of his efforts to sort out differences and forge unity within the bitterly divided party before he mounts his presidential bid.
The Republicans hold a majority in both chambers of the US Congress and many feel that a Trump candidacy might put this majority at risk.