The Wikimedia Commons Picture of the Day for December 31, 2013 shows the Times Square Ball in New York City last year. January 1st is New Year's Day.
This is mostly a list of non-article page requests for comment believed to be active on 31 December 2013 linked from subpages of Wikipedia:RfC, recent watchlist notices and SiteNotices. The last two are in bold. Items that are new to this report are in italics even if they are not new discussions. If an item can be listed under more than one category it is usually listed once only in this report. Clarifications and corrections are appreciated; please leave them in this article's comment box at the bottom of the page.