Shortly after Mr. Trump was elected, I was thinking the he was the most honest political leader we have elected. After watching his private life (not so private), reality TV show, Republican primary, and the 2016 election, his style has moved into the White House without one missed step. We should not have been surprised in the least.
Jesting aside, if we don't want another Mr. Trump as president, then we need a different way of electing our decision makers. Consider Tiered Democratic Governance: