A few Electoral Victories - (Feel free to add any that might be of interest)
Richard Nixon 1972 - Won with 60.7% of the Popular vote. (Keep in mind this AFTER the Watergate break-in)
NAZI Party 1933 Germany - Won with 43.9% of the Vote.
George Wallace 1962 Alabama Gubernatorial Elections - Won with 92% of the Vote!
Jorg Haider - 1999 Gubernatorial Election in Carinthia. (Percentage unknown)
Kurt Waldheim - 1972 Elected as Secretary General of the UN.
- 1986 Elected President of Austria with 49.6% of the Vote. (Despite his NAZI past)
Sometimes the People elect the wrong guy, the dangerous guy, the anti-democratic evil guy.