The Fix’s best and worst of 2013

The Fix team is taking a break this week but, before we go, we wanted to leave you with some of the best and worst things about the year. Enjoy your holidays!

FILE - In this Aug. 6, 2013, file photo. President Barack Obama laughs as the crowd sings him

In this Aug. 6, 2013, file photo. President Obama laughs as the crowd sings him "Happy Birthday" at the start of his speech about housing at Desert Vista High School in Phoenix. AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File

THE BEST

The best political books of 2013

The 18 best political pictures of 2013

The best campaign of 2013

The best TV ad of 2013

THE WORST

Barack Obama's Worst Year

The worst campaign of 2013

The worst ad of 2013

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