On further reflection, I disagree with those who think he's not much. (Thanks, Ann Althouse.)
To be in Congress?! To be a US Senator?! Give that up when you are in your mid-fifties?! Only if your eyes are on the Presidency. If Palin can give up the Alaska governor's office to run, why can't Bayh step out of that train-wreck known as Congress?
Obama is toast. Let the games begin.