If You're A Happy State And You Know It...
Utah is the happiest state; West Virginia the least. That's according to a Gallup self-reporting happiness survey. Broadly speaking, there seems to be a &...
That's according to a Gallup self-reporting happiness survey.
Broadly speaking, there seems to be a "High Plains and Rocky Mountain High" stretching across much of the West. The Ozark/Appalachia Belt of Sorrow captures most of the down states. Not surprisingly, Hawaii has nothin' but sunshine.
Without further ado, Tom Waits' Emotional Weather Report.
Hat tip: Will Wilkinson, who abjures that happy states are all alike.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
D.C.'s Generous Paid Family Leave Law Heads to Congress for Approval3 days ago
Florist Broke Law in Refusing Service to Gay Couple, Rules Washington Supreme Court3 days ago
Women Can Ignore Abortion Waiting Period, Rules Florida Supreme Court3 days ago
Amid 2 Years of No Budget in Illinois, 1 Thing Is Certain: State Workers' Paychecks3 days ago
Bridgegate May Not Be Over Yet. Judge Rules Case Against Gov. Christie Can Proceed.3 days ago
A Former DNC Chair Endorses Indiana Mayor for His Old Job3 days ago