15 Moments That Will Make You Happy About Monday

Everyone dreads it, which is why we're here to remind you of the remarkable, life-changing, totally awesome things that happened on the first day of the week.

Monday, February 14, 2005

YouTube is born. Now just imagine your Monday without at least one video of a cat riding a vacuum cleaner, a corgi flopping into the water or an adorable baby dancing to music.

Monday, February 20, 2012

The ultimate can't-get-this-out-of-my-head song, "Call Me Maybe," is released in the U.S.

Monday, July 15, 2013

Twinkies are officially back on the shelves after new owners purchased the Hostess snack-cake brand and saved it from extinction.

Monday, September 2, 2013

Sixty-four-year-old Diana Nyad becomes the first person to complete the 110-mile swim from Cuba to Florida—a dream she finally achieved after four failed attempts over the course of three-and-a-half decades.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Now it's time to look to the future: On this Monday, the next total solar eclipse can be seen in North America—making it the first visible total solar eclipse in the U.S. since 1991.