UP: Confirmed federal judges.
DOWN: A functioning Senate.
UP: Delay and unilateral changes in Obamacare.
DOWN: Obamacare is the “law of the land.”
UP: Democratic panic.
DOWN: GOP scheme that would interfere with Democrats’ self-destruction.
UP: Democratic anger with President Obama.
DOWN: Republican anger with the speaker of the House.
UP: Republicans’ chances of taking the Senate in 2014.
DOWN: Republican opposition to fiddling with the filibuster.
UP: GOP governors.
DOWN: Contests over ideological purity.
UP: Israeli frustration with the Obama administration.
DOWN: Confidence in the Obama administration’s Iran policy.
UP: Chances for a modest budget deal.
DOWN: Chances for another shutdown.
UP: Democrats disassociating from Obama.
DOWN: Democrats in 2016 running on “A third Obama term.”
UP: Turkey, football and family.
DOWN: Black Friday starting on Thursday night. (Enough already!)