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The Doubting Dog

Dr. Karen Becker | Posted 11.15.2016 | Science
Dr. Karen Becker

Most people tend to think dogs are just naturally happy creatures, always ready for a good time. But an Australian study suggests that some dogs are a...

The Difference Between Optimists And Pessimists In One Perfect Comic

The Huffington Post | Abigail Williams | Posted 09.26.2016 | Healthy Living

The split between optimists and pessimists is pretty much night and day. Optimists generally approach life with a positive outlook, while pessimists t...

11 Things Optimists Want You To Know

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 08.21.2015 | Healthy Living

This goes out to anyone who has ever been told to get her head out of the clouds. Optimists are known for their perky dispositions and even more so fo...

7 Life Lessons From Pop Culture's Most Popular Pessimists

The Huffington Post | Lindsay Holmes | Posted 12.21.2016 | Healthy Living

Perhaps life isn't so bad through a glass half empty. Despite what we've been told about looking on the bright side, there's also some solid science b...

An Open Letter to Pessimists (AKA the Internet)

Joe Peacock | Posted 11.09.2013 | Weird News
Joe Peacock

I used to lament not being able to follow my dreams. But hey, I had to work. I had a house to pay for. I had two car notes. I had a wife to support. I had it all. Except happiness. I look back on it now, and I know that I had no idea how miserable a person I really was back then.

13 Ways To Limit Negativity In Your Life

Ora Nadrich | Posted 02.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Ora Nadrich

By making a conscious decision to live your life with less negativity in it, you become the arbiter of what you let in and what you don't. We always have a choice as to how we want to live our life and what kind of quality we want it to have.

Economics for Pessimist Dummies

Stanley Bing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Stanley Bing

Today come reports that the gloom and doom peddlers are still at it, looking a gift market in the mouth. The S&P is showing a heartbeat lately. But wait a minute, they say. We're not out of this yet.