"Conned" in the sense of "won a free and fair election by the rules in place since 1787."
No, it was designed because the original intention was that the Federal government would be elected by the states, not by the people.
Personally, I think the time for that has passed, and we should have direct popular election of the President. But I have little patience for people who bellyache about the rules and make no effort to change them.
Trump signs anti-human trafficking bill
Does that mean that Melania has to go back? Does Donald still have the receipt?