Mondays might not be your favorite day of the week, but the good news is that we’re all in this together ladies and gentlemen. As purveyors of prime Grade A web content, the SolidSmack crew has done some of the heavy-lifting to make sure you get your Mondays started on the right track.

Welcome to The Monday List.

Each Monday, we’ll link you up with some of the most insightful, informative, and socially-relevant stories to keep tabbed, bookmarked, reading listed, pocketed, or what have you. Be sure to check in each Monday morning for a new crop of freshly sprouted words curated straight from the source of your favorite homegrown ‘Smack.

What We’re Reading This Week:

A Whimsical Wordsmith Charts a Course Beyond Twitter
Jonny Sun’s online personality — a sentimental alien — has attracted a huge following. Now he’s trying to figure out what comes next.

Has This Stealth Company Solved Vision-Quality VR?
If virtual reality’s recent evolution has seemed like a blur to you, that’s probably because it is.

Every Pebble Can Blow Us Sky-High
A reconsideration of The Wages of Fear, directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot.

The 50 Best Good Bad Movies
The bad special effects, the awful acting, the nonsensical plots — there’s something enchanting about a movie that’s hopelessly bad.

Beyond the Five Senses
Telepathy, echolocation, and the future of perception

No Disc-Respect
After decades of being thought of as a pseudo-sport for longhairs, ultimate Frisbee is attracting elite athletes who are landing professional contracts.

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