Yep, a void indeed. Free vertical fall of about 300m (1000ft). :)
And I think you're right, the VOID will be killed with loud laughters and friendship this ending of 2012 and beginning of 2013.
Happy new year Larry!
"As an adolescent I aspired to lasting fame, I craved factual certainty, and I thirsted for a meaningful vision of human life - so I became a scientist. This is like becoming an archbishop so you can meet girls."