48 percent of parents do the New Year's Eve countdown by 9 p.m.
Posted: 8:21 AM, Dec 27, 2016
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<p>The Times Square crystal ball is tested one last time before tomorrow night's New Year's Eve celebration on December 30, 2014 in New York City. The ball is illuminated with 32,256 LED lights and is made up of 2,688 Waterford crystals. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)</p>
If you're a parent who wants to get the kids to bed early on New Year's Eve — you are certainly not alone.