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 &...
by | March 12, 2009

Happyutah 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 "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.

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