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:

China’s Revealing Spin on the ‘Sharing Economy’

China’s cities are suddenly teeming with bicycles, and the humble one-speed, that remnant of China’s collective memory, again serves as more than just a means of conveyance.

How a Millennial Is Keeping a 100-Year-Old Eyewear Brand On-Trend

Zack Moscot doubles down on new designs, brick-and-mortar stores for his family’s century-old glasses company.

Meet One of New York’s Best Professional D&D Dungeon Masters

Timm Woods brings an infectious aura of fun to his sessions as a professional D&D dungeon master.

How to Save a Knocked-Out Tooth

“The idea is to get the tooth back in the mouth as quickly as possible,” says Gene Solmundson, the dentist for the Winnipeg Jets of the National Hockey League.

Hamburger Emoji War: Why Is Apple Right?

Where should the cheese be in a burger?

A Notch Above

The other day, I picked up the iPhone X and felt nothing. Not in the literal sense, more in the philosophical sense. It was the first time I had held the device and not explicitly thought about the fact that I was holding an iPhone X.

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