Now that the new year has begun, what's going to be the hottest thing in pop culture this year?  And who and what are being left in the dust?  Let's see what's hot and what's not in pop culture for 2014.

Here's who and what we'll be talking about and following this year, according to usatoday.

What's in:

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Benedict Cumberbatch (Cumber-ladies)


Kanye bashing

Doctor Who

HBO docs


Covered and opaque

Seeking help

What's out for 2014:

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Justin Beiber

House Kardashian



Duck Dynasty

Dr. Grey

Dive bars

Cropped and sheer

It'll be interesting to look back at this list halfway through the year and see if this is still accurate.