The candidate the Clintons and Rove say is weak has a 52 - 38 percent lead over McCain. Clinton's lead is 5 percent. There's a reason the GOP establishment wants Clinton. And the "he's a commie leftist God-Hating racist" line of attack hasn't worked too well:

Sixty percent (60%) of Minnesota voters have a favorable opinion of Obama, up from 57% a month ago. McCain’s favorables are at 56%, Clinton’s at 51%.

The only way past this is through it. Yes he can!