While lawmakers can be satisfied knowing that they helped stave off a fiscal crisis, the road to an agreement wasn't always so peaceful.
Politico reported that Senate Democrat Harry Reid drew the ire of House Speaker John Boehner when the two came face-to-face last Friday - when a fiscal cliff deal was anything but in sight.
Sources told the blog that Boehner, pointing at Reid, said: 'Go f*** yourself.'
When a stunned Reid could only reply, 'What are you talking about?' Boehner said again: 'Go f*** yourself.'
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