The top news of the day is the deal to avert the fiscal cliff. Early this morning, the House grudgingly accepted the deal with allows some Bush era tax cuts to expire but puts off decisions on federal spending. President Obama is going to sign it, but things might be a bit frosty for awhile on Capitol Hill. According to Politico, House Speaker John Boehner had some choice advice for Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid. While you were making out with your cat alone in your apartment, Taylor Swift was filmed making out with her latest famous boyfriend, Harry Styles as the ball dropped on Times Square. In other Haylor news (sadly there is actually other Haylor news), Swift already wrote a song about the One Direction singer titled "I Knew You Were Trouble." You can squeal now. Not to be upstaged by Taylor Swift in the PDA department, self-professed fame whore Kathy Griffin got down and dirty with Anderson Cooper during their New Year's Eve show. And because it was on the august CNN, many people are clutching their pearls. Tightly.
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