Oh, Lord, please don't let Obama cave on the Bush tax cuts this time...
I would really like to believe that he won't, that this is an election year and he needs to rile up his base and show independents that there's a reasonable course for deficit reduction that requires. Doing. Nothing.
And it's an optimistic hope, too.
But he's disappointed so many times in the past. However, if the rumours of eleven dimensional chess are true, this would be a good place to spring the gambit.