A real, pragmatic conservative with a military history and a track record of competency? Count me a fan. Bonus? He'd be the only African-American Creole in the Senate. And he'd be from the South.
This is the kind of individual that can bring the GOP back from crazy land. Will they go for The General or will they stay with the ineffective, scandal-prone, partisan hackery of Vitter? The answer to that question will determine a lot about the GOP in 2010.