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Happy New Year!

An estimated 100 million viewers watched as the crowd in Times Square witnessed the dropping of the ball to mark the new year.

And the weather in Times Square could have been better as there was a winter weather advisory in effect. for much of the day

The 2009 ball weighed 11,875 pounds It included 2,668 Waterford crystals, 32,256 Philip Luxeon Rebel LEDs and has a palette of more than 16 million colors and billions of patterns available.

Sen. Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton helped New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg push the button for the ball drop at 11:59 p.m.

They wer joined by the Jonas Brothers, Ludacris, Taylor Swift, Parachute, the USO and Lionel Richie. And, as is tradition, confetti in Times Square and fireworks in Central Park helped continue the celebration after midnight.

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