It's a really good question. The thugs are already praising the Straight Talker for his creative use of funding Viagra and choice of hot lobbyists. Their lackey Ralph Nader just threw his hat in the ring for any of his weak-minded supporters that haven't become Bantha fodder yet.
Many of the Democratic Faithful are praising their own favorite flavor of Kool-Aid, and giving the Right ammunition for the fall.
Kucinich, Dodd, and Edwards are out. Clinton, the one who was supposed to be Party First, is out unless she torpedoes the chances of her Party in November. Get Real, and start to work together, people.
Or hang separately. It could happen here, you know.