His site has long video clips, where his speaking skills remind one of JFK and Bill Clinton.
I must wager that it will be impossible for a militaristic Republican to win in 2008. The very inkling of four more years of Iraq makes me gag. I share this basic feeling, in varying degrees, with 99% of the American electorate. Further, cultural issues (gay marriage, abortion, etc.) lack the immediacy they have in peacetime.
Even hardcore Republicans have turned on this administration. See the graph.
I'm just hoping for a taste of the sweetness of sticking it to the Right in Prop 107, protecting the Arizona GLBT community.