As you can see in the video, the Direction-Distance tool draws the line in the opposite direction from what I'm typing. It seems to be ignoring the NSEW calls in favor of the relative mouse cursor position.
In this video, you can see that the Direction/Length tool in ArcMap is working fine.
Here are my current settings
I spend most of my day mapping metes and bounds tracts in Texas, so having this single tool broken is more than just an inconvenience.