On New Year’s Eve, following a performance by Miley Cyrus, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor will push the button to drop the ball in Times Square in New York City. It sounds as if party organizers want to make 2013 “the year we officially saw everything.”

“Celebrity” Supreme Court justices? Probably not the best of ideas.

Here’s a buzzkill:

Hopes = Dashed.