absolutely ! and I still do , every day more than the last one. they are the source of all our problems. I have known a lot of them throughout my long life ( 79 years) in 72 countries and I am still looking for a decent one !
The politicians are choosed/elected among us, and usually are just a bit smarter than ordinary people, so...
GeoMan you are deluded.
The only thing that makes them " bit smarter than ordinary people " is that they have chosen to become Politicians.
Have you heard the term " snouts in the trough " . Lol.