By CCN.com: The Trump effect has rubbed off on Taiwanese billionaire Terry Gou who announced he will campaign for president. What prompted the startling decision to run for office? A sea goddess told him to do it.
Terry Gou: Sea Goddess Visited Me in a Dream
Speaking at a Taipei temple this week, Gou revealed that the desire to run for president was planted in him by Mazu, a deity in Taoism who is considered the guardian angel of sailors and fishermen, per CNN: