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    Happiest Countries in the World 2017

    Wow. According to the alt-right many of these countries have been turned into hellholes by refugees/immigrants. How can they be so happy?

    https://www.usnews.com/news/best-cou...ountry-of-2017
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    For some reason, the US is not on the list.....

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    Yeah...not surprised the US is not on the list. We are not a big group of happy campers right now. Hard to be happy, when you are watching your country tank.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OldGaffer View Post
    For some reason, the US is not on the list.....
    number 14

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    Quote Originally Posted by Babba View Post
    Wow. According to the alt-right many of these countries have been turned into hellholes by refugees/immigrants. How can they be so happy?

    https://www.usnews.com/news/best-cou...ountry-of-2017
    Here's more:

    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/artic...kings-released


    "Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness"
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Life,_...t_of_Happiness
    Last edited by KnotaFrayed; 20th March 2017 at 08:47 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mtm1963 View Post
    number 14
    Not on the top ten list, sorry, I should have been clearer.
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    Hey, we are happier than Zimbabwe!

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    Quote Originally Posted by OldGaffer View Post
    Not on the top ten list, sorry, I should have been clearer.
    what number was the US last year?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mtm1963 View Post
    what number was the US last year?
    I don't remember, not much different, we have been a wage stagnant shithole for the last 35 years.
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    Quote Originally Posted by mtm1963 View Post
    what number was the US last year?
    In 2007, it was 3rd. It is now, 19th.
    https://www.bloomberg.com/news/artic...kings-released


    We have been told we should be unhappy (something I have always thought was odd and a neo republican thing as reason to vote for them, in spite of reality), by the current President and his supporters, from the start of Great Recession and throughout Trump's entire campaign, even though the economy was getting better.

    http://www.keloland.com/news/article...rs-chose-trump

    Written last summer:

    "Why Americans Are So Angry Despite America’s Strong Economy"

    https://hbr.org/2016/08/why-american...strong-economy


    https://thisisthenewnormal.wordpress...ns-so-unhappy/


    https://www.ft.com/content/80eba96a-...8-3c15a1aa2e62


    Written earlier:

    http://fortune.com/2015/11/10/us-une...-rate-economy/


    https://fivethirtyeight.com/features...rs-believe-it/
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