Just hit the NY Times:
Dominant Strategist for Democrats Ends Consulting Career
By KATHARINE Q. SEELYE
WASHINGTON, Jan. 12 - Bob Shrum, one of the dominant Democratic political strategists and speechwriters of the last three decades, said Wednesday that he was ending his formal consulting career and moving to New York, where he would write and teach at New York University as a senior fellow.
Democrats everywhere breathe a sigh of relief for 2008. Thanks for nothing Bob.