Excerpt:Â Loyal Democrats should be grateful to Hillary Clinton, the Energizer Bunny of presidential politics, for her perseverance. Had she not stayed in the race against enormous pressure to bow out in favor of the media's anointed one, Democrats would have ended up nominating that "seriously flawed" candidate. But wait. They're almost destined to anyway. They have little choice. How can they avoid nominating Barack Obama â€“ no matter how compromised he has become?