This is the thirteenth year the Society has released the Years Happiest Events and Moments.
|5.||The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear led by Jon Stewart and in-character Stephen Colbert served as a much-needed reminder that most Americans are still moderates.|
|4.||President Obama signed into law the repeal of Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell, allowing all military personnel to serve with integrity.|
|3.||Social Media showed its influence as Facebook fans revive Betty White’s career by petitioning for her to host Saturday Night Live… and Mark Zuckerman graces the cover of Time for connecting millions of people every minute of the day.|
|2.||The world united as we watched the rescue of 33 Chilean miners in a miraculous story of survival and rescue.|
|1.||Harvard psychologists and an iPhone app, Track Your Happiness, confirmed that people are happiest when they are having sex.|
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