20 Dec '12, 11pm

Singapore Is the Saddest Nation on Earth

Singapore Is the Saddest Nation on Earth

Discovered: Singapore is home to the least positive people on Earth; megapiranhas could swallow a turtle; the human hand has evolved to punch things; bats fly above virus vulnerability. Singaporeans aren't happy . If we had to bet we would've put our money on North Korea, but a recent Gallup poll insists that Singaporeans have the least positive emotions in the world. Based on calls and in-person interviews with 1,000 adults in 148 countries, Gallup researchers found that Singaporeans were the least likely to report positive emotions. They didn't think they were treated with respect, didn't report laughing or smiling, said they had trouble getting rest, and said they didn't get much enjoyment out of their day. Which country had the happiest citizens? Panama. In fact, the top of the list is populated almost entirely with Latin American countries. [Asian Scientist ] The huma...

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