Texas Gov. Rick Perry (Win McNamee/Getty Images) Texas Gov. Rick Perry (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

There will be no final deal with Iran in six months.

Sen. Max Baucus’s early retirement will not secure his Montana Senate seat for Democrats.

Republicans will win a Senate seat in either New Hampshire, Iowa or Michigan.

Republican governors in Florida and Pennsylvania will lose reelection bids.

Some senior Democrat will come in to rescue John Podesta, who came in to rescue the flagging administration.

One top national security official will not be there at the end of 2014.

The president’s State of the Union address will be too long, partisan and boring, prompting calls to go back to submitting the SOTU in writing only.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will begin his run for president again. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will not.

Ukraine’s autocratic president will not be in power at the end of 2014; the Egyptian military will be.

Bill Clinton will work to distance Hillary from Obama’s Middle East flubs.

More judges, including key federal circuit courts, will rule against the Obamacare birth control mandate.

By the end of 2014, more than 20 states will recognize gay marriage.

The Caroline Kennedy buzz will build.

The president’s end-of-year 2014 press conference will be gloomier than this one.