What Makes People Happy? Friends, Sex, And Short Work Commutes


While UN 'World Happiness Report' results found that richer countries are happier than poorer ones, individual wealth bolsters happiness only in a limited way.

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  • Cristina Henriquez on 'One Hundred Years of Solitude' and the gift ... - Chicago Tribune
    ... but I made quick work of ... oldest, coolest friends. ... I was so happy to have ... It wasn't just the sex, I ... I showed some short ...
    12/22/2014 - 6:42 am | View Link
  • Phil Klay on the gift of a good book in wartime - Chicago Tribune
    ... obsessions in my work. ... oldest, coolest friends. ... I was so happy to have ... It wasn't just the sex, I ... I showed some short ...
    12/22/2014 - 6:42 am | View Link
  • Molly Antopol on the gift of Grace Paley - Chicago Tribune
    ... obsessions in my work. ... oldest, coolest friends. ... I was so happy to have ... It wasn't just the sex, I ... I showed some short ...
    12/22/2014 - 6:42 am | View Link
  • Lauren Beukes creates a world out of 'Bone' for her daughter - Chicago Tribune
    ... oldest, coolest friends. ... I was so happy to have ... It wasn't just the sex, I ... I showed some short ... privileging of the vanished ...
    12/22/2014 - 6:42 am | View Link
  • Priyanka Chopra never felt objectified - Times of India
    ... she had a short memory ... a legend of sex comedies ... Manoj have been friends ... “Why do we marginalise people in our ... s recent ...
    12/22/2014 - 5:58 am | View Link
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  • Read Vince Gray’s Goodbye Speech
    Still Mayor Vince Gray came to Dunbar High School tonight with a nearly 10,000 word speech recounting his four years in office. Among the topics: education, statehood, and his recommendations for successor Muriel Bowser .
    12/17/2014 - 10:59 pm | View Link
  • Dr. Ephraim Engleman, 103, on longevity and why he'll never retire
    Dr. Ephraim Engleman will celebrate his 104th birthday in March, but he's too busy to dwell on reaching that remarkable age. Engleman, the director of the Rosalind Russell-Ephraim P.
    12/17/2014 - 6:15 pm | View Link
  • Emmy Reactions: What the Nominees Are Saying
    "Game of Thrones," "Fargo," "Orange is the New Black" and "The Normal Heart" led the race for TV's top honors, announced Thursday. read more
    12/14/2014 - 5:21 pm | View Link
  • Oscar to Suicide in One Year: Tracing the 'Searching for Sugar Man' Director's Tragic Final Days
    After the death of Malik Bendjelloul, who threw himself in front of a subway train, a THR writer heads to Sweden to talk to his friends, who reveal the perfectionist's quirks -- from eating the same breakfast for six months to walking one lap around his apartment before and after work -- and open up about his fear, doubt and their own surprise: "He was the least likely to take his life." read more
    12/14/2014 - 2:16 pm | View Link
  • The Zone: The quest for opportunity
    The Zone's taking off, moving from its weekly print slot to a TV interview three times a week.
    12/14/2014 - 7:49 am | View Link
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  • 10 People on Why They Stayed in a Relationship Past Its Expiration Date
    and friends were so intertwined, and frankly, it made me feel exhausted simply thinking about having to go through all the things he and I had again, with someone else, to get to that level of intimacy. I wanted my relationship to work, and for many ...
    12/12/2014 - 11:25 am | View Link
  • Tennis fan Sir Cliff Richard 'to miss annual trip to US Open as he returns to Britain' to face underage sex assault quiz by police
    Sir Cliff Richard is set to miss his annual trip to New York for the US Open while he faces underage sex abuse allegations ... we took the decision to work with them in order to protect the integrity of that investigation. 'Since the search took place ...
    08/14/2014 - 11:38 pm | View Link
  • The 8 Things the Happiest People Do Every Day
    How about one that can make you as happy as sex ... work for the day. Ugh. But there are ways that work can make you happier too. In his studies, the psychologist Jonathan Freedman claimed that people with the ability to set objectives for themselves ...
    06/27/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
  • 25 + 1 Characteristics of Highly Happy People
    I talked to doctors, therapists, my parents and my friends; I read self ... but it’s worth the extra mileage. 5. Happy people let themselves dream Happy people have aspirations, believe they can achieve them, and then work hard to see them come true.
    02/3/2014 - 4:48 pm | View Link
  • 9 Things Extremely Successful People Do After Work
    It may be tempting to go straight home after work ... Go To Happy Hour Dozens of studies suggest that moderate alcohol consumption reduces the risk of strokes, heart attack and various other cardiovascular problems. 3. Have Sex Sex lowers blood pressure ...
    11/14/2013 - 1:54 pm | View Link
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  • Does divorce make people happy ? | Dalrock
    One of the most common and typically unchallenged assumptions about divorce is that despite all of the destruction it causes it at least makes people happier.
    12/22/2014 - 4:16 am | View Website
  • Stuff White People Like | This blog is devoted to stuff ...
    This blog is devoted to stuff that white people like
    12/21/2014 - 4:42 pm | View Website
  • Book Mania
    Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his deep and continuing needs, is good for him.
    12/21/2014 - 4:13 pm | View Website
  • Inspirational Quotes and Pictures
    They say that Luxury and Lies have huge maintenance costs. Truth and Simplicity don’t have any. Let us all aspire to be SIMPLE AND TRUE..Take Care.
    12/21/2014 - 9:54 am | View Website
  • 365 Days of Happy | embrace it.
    Per my travel blog yesterday on my wonderful time in Toronto, I mentioned the fashion exhibit that my girlfriends and I went to see at the Royal Ontario Museum ...
    12/21/2014 - 9:47 am | View Website
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