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By Jeanna Bryner, Senior Writer
posted: 07 May 2008 08:20 am ET
Individuals with conservative ideologies are happier than liberal-leaners, and new research pinpoints the reason: Conservatives rationalize social and economic inequalities.
Regardless of marital status, income or church attendance, right-wing individuals reported greater life satisfaction and well-being than left-wingers, the new study found. Conservatives also scored highest on measures of rationalization, which gauge a person's tendency to justify, or explain away, inequalities.
Complete article here:http://www.livescience.com/health/080507-liberal-conservative.html
Maybe happiness has also something to do with not being affected by BDS?
Who knows? It's just one of my theories.