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The country’s unhappiest states are all in one cluster in the South and Midwest.
People who want cosmetic surgery may be happier when they actually get it, according to a new study.
Money, friends, sex: Modern science has uncovered many factors that contribute to happiness. We’ve developed a definitive ranking, in descending order, of the things most likely to make you glad.
Stories of parents pushing kids to succeed in school above all else have been making headlines lately, but new research has found that social relationships are a much better predictor of adult well-being than a kid’s grades.
You can thank Twitter for giving us these quality reasons to take our first world existences for granted.
Sky Sports’ announcers during the spectacular Manchester City — Queens Park Rangers game went absolutely berserk. It’s not often that you see a team win the championship with two goals in stoppage time.
This is more a science post than a cat post, but learning is important, so. (via thefrogman.me)
Rate your partner using one of these official charts from 1939 and leave their score in the comments. Then we will be able to judge who is happiest.
Here is a stoat who honestly couldn’t care less. Hooray!
You have always wanted a jet-pack and have known you would be happy if you could fly. These people actually have jet-packs. These people can actually fly. They are happier than you. That said, if you want your very own jet-pack all you need is $100k. View List ›
Old people are blissfully unaware.
Her name is Happiness and that’s what she’ll supply to your day.
A girl named Happiness really danced her heart out to “The Scatman” on the British show “Got to Dance.” The Irish have a new source of pride. Watch Video ›
You will never know happiness like this. View Image ›
After the requisite two minutes of OMG SPAZZING OUT. (Common is perhaps not the most appropriate visitor for a group of fifth-graders, but whatever, they’re so happy!!!) Watch Video ›
But it’s also the world’s most charming machine! Seriously, if I had this sitting on my desk I would never be sad again. Watch Video ›
Closer…closer…SMOOSH! Manatees’ little faces are made for this. They should just be doing this all the time. Watch Video ›
You made it! This is the happiest page on the internet. But you can make it even happier by adding happy images, pictures, messages, and keepsakes below. What makes you happy? [Editor’s Note: Anything sarcastic/sad/mean will be removed from the page.] Read More ›
Let’s create a haven on the Internet where people can go to feel uplifted and joyful. What are the best, happiest things you can think of? I’ll start. Unicorns, obvs. Rainbows. Cupcakes. Children under 5. Drew Barrymore. Only happy comments, videos, and pictures are allowed on this page, please, and they must be posted with joy in your heart, otherwise it will be obvious to everyone that you’re only pretending. All sarcasm will be taken literally. Hooray! Read More ›
Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy,” performed by Beaker. Muppets make me absurdly happy. Watch Video ›