Study Shows GOP Couples Happier; Mother Jones Worries about Bias

Mother Jones blogger wants to end discussions of whether Republican married couples are happier than Democrats. If same-sex “married” couples claimed they were happier than “other” married couples, the news would have been shouted in the pages of Mother Jones as the assured results of objective science. (By any scientific analysis, same-sex marriages are not marriages at all but couples in relationships who may adopt children or have children outside the relationship and then adopt them. Read more […]

Should Couples Avoid Having Children to Stay Happier Together?

Both the Guardian’s and the Telegraph’s headlines proclaimed the happiness of couplehood without children. The Telegraph story begins: For centuries, having children has been held up by many as the ultimate source of fulfilment and meaning in life. However, according to one of the biggest studies ever conducted into Britain’s relationships, childless couples have happier marriages. The project has found that people without children are more satisfied with their relationships and more likely Read more […]