1. Maryland Courts Just Guaranteed An Exciting New Legal-Jargon-Filled Episode Of 'Serial'

Adnan Syed—whose conviction for the murder of 18-year-old Baltimore woman Hae Min Lee in 2000 rests at the heart of the incredibly popular Serial podcast—will be receiving an appeal hearing in January, on the grounds that his annoying-voiced attorney Cristina Gutierrez may have failed to provide him with adequate legal council and also because, come on, man, Jay's story has, like, crazy holes in it.