For the second year in a row, 24/7 Wall St. examined the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development’s report on life satisfaction in the developed world. Economic prosperity, health and a strong social support network continue to correspond highly with happiness. Once again, the United States fails to make the top 10 happiest nations in the world, while countries like Australia, Israel and all of the Scandinavian nations do.
These are the happiest countries in the world.
Canada is #9 – SUCK IT, AMERICA!
How did there come to be a universal list of things a man is supposed to do before he dies? Must we all climb Kilimanjaro? Run with the bulls? Stare into the eyes of a snow leopard on Annapurna and then kill him with our bare hands? Here at GQ, we’re all in favor of following your bliss. We’re just here to cross a few things off your list.
For better or worse, I’ve done 13 of these things…