POLITICS
01/21/2011 05:35 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Only Sorta Happy It's Friday 'Outliers'

Gary Langer assesses the GOP horserace numbers.

Nate Silver asks if 2011 will be 1995 all over again.

Tom Jensen sums up Obama's horserace standing in key battleground states.

Jay Cost adds a caveat to the upward trend in Obama's approval.

John Sides reviews a survey on whether it helps a President to be bipartisan.

Frank Newport asks what voters want elected officials to do about health care.

Michael Falcone and Amy Walter warn the GOP against pushing too hard on health care reform.

Kaiser Fung warns of a word-cloud distortion.

A "The Onion" poll finds that morbid curiosity could lead to a Sarah Palin presidency.

Charles Franklin points out that we're only sort of happy it's Friday.