It's what can easily happen in a presidential system.
The populist anti-establishment candidate elected mainly as a reactionary response to the usual crew.
Right wing tends to be likely but could be left wing.
Made me wonder who might get enough momentum if we had such a system.
Their agenda wouldn't have to make sense, just have enough headline grabbers to appeal to the ignorant.
Wouldn't need to get 50.1% of the population, just 50.1% of the vote, probably 35% of the population.
Even Mad Nad