8 predictions you can't miss
A case of the blahs
Mark Schoeff Jr., Washington: U.S. voters will remain ambivalent about governance: Republicans will hold the House but lose some seats in the 2014 midterm election while Democrats hold the Senate. President Barack Obama's popularity steadily improves. Hillary Clinton makes up her mind — not to seek the presidency in 2016.
...and...Hordes of tourists will continue to stand on the wrong side of subway escalators in Washington (right to stand, left to pass), posing a bigger threat to civility than anything happening on Capitol Hill.