Top Lines: A fiscal cliff tick-tock, from you-know-what sandwiches to the Rose Bowl

Obama excoriates Congress’ last-second mentality; Biden says you can never predict a Senate or House vote; Republicans say they’ll “save your powder for the debt ceiling fight”; one GOP member decries “sleep-deprived octogenarians”; and all Rep. Paul Ryan wants to know is the Rose Bowl score in today’s “Top Lines.”