Yeah and hopefully you'll all choose right this time.
"Leader of the free world" my arse. If he is MY leader as well, then why the hell don't I get a vote?
And then someone shouted "revolution!
" and threw a snowball in the general direction of Washington DC.
Seriously, if you vote for your non-American leader, he/she can then influence the American prez to a certain degree. So you have the powah.
in a very small, indirect way, of course. That's the nature of a huge-ass multinational organization.