It will be part of my ongoing "I told you so series," which has been entirely ignored by everyone, everywhere.
But this is still going to happen.
If you don't trust Congress, I don't blame you, and neither would the President. That's why he structured the last tax cut compromise in such a way that President Obama would have the final say on its expiration, no matter what else happened. Unless you think he's going to change his own mind, it's already over.