Why did so many people in this country think electing a businessman as president would actually improve things?

Successful business people and corporations lie to people in order to make a profit. They do not care if they kill you with defective products or drugs. That is irrelevant to them. They just see you as a way to make a profit. So why would anybody with half a brain think that electing a president with the same kind... show more Successful business people and corporations lie to people in order to make a profit. They do not care if they kill you with defective products or drugs. That is irrelevant to them. They just see you as a way to make a profit. So why would anybody with half a brain think that electing a president with the same kind of mindset would actually make things better for them?
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