If Obama or Clinton win the presidency, by the end of 2009 most progressives will feel the same way about them as they do today about Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi.
From Ian Welch's 10 Simple Points About The 2008 Presidential Campaign.
However he tells me if Krugman mistrusts Obama I should too. Much as I respect Krugman, he remains an economist. And I put as much faith in the tenets of economics as I do in any fundamentalist religion.