Danish DNA Could Be Key to Happiness

PhysOrg, July 17, 2014

Economists at the University’s Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) have looked at why certain countries top the world happiness rankings. In particular they have found the closer a nation is to the genetic makeup of Denmark, the happier that country is. The research could help to solve the puzzle of why a country like Denmark so regularly tops the world happiness rankings.

Dr Eugenio Proto and Professor Andrew Oswald found three forms of evidence for a link between genetic makeup and a nation’s happiness.

Firstly they used data on 131 countries from a number of international surveys including the Gallup World Poll, World Value Survey and the European Quality of Life Surveys. The researchers linked cross-national data on genetic distance and well-being.

Dr Proto said: “The results were surprising, we found that the greater a nation’s genetic distance from Denmark, the lower the reported wellbeing of that nation. Our research adjusts for many other influences including Gross Domestic Product, culture, religion and the strength of the welfare state and geography.

The second form of evidence looked at existing research suggesting an association between mental wellbeing and a mutation of the gene that influences the reuptake of serotonin, which is believed to be linked to human mood.

Dr Proto added: “We looked at existing research which suggested that the long and short variants of this gene are correlated with different probabilities of clinical depression, although this link is still highly debated. The short version has been associated with higher scores on neuroticism and lower life satisfaction. Intriguingly, among the 30 nations included in the study, it is Denmark and the Netherlands that appear to have the lowest percentage of people with this short version.”

The final form of evidence looked at whether the link between genetics and happiness also held true across generations, continents and the Atlantic Ocean.

Professor Oswald said: “We used data on the reported wellbeing of Americans and then looked at which part of the world their ancestors had come from. The evidence revealed that there is an unexplained positive correlation between the happiness today of some nations and the observed happiness of Americans whose ancestors came from these nations, even after controlling for personal income and religion.”

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  • Oil Can Harry

    The closer to Denmark you are, the happier you’ll be.

    • APaige

      Or Happiness is a social construct, and misery is just a mindset created by white privilege to foster the doctrine of white supremacy.
      Or maybe you are correct, because even Blacks are miserable around other Blacks-it is just worse because they will not be able to blame Whites-although not for lack of trying.

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        • propagandaoftruth

          Wow. The attack of Tura Spamtana is brutal but not sneaky…

          Tura Spamtana. Hey Engelman…

          • That is a posed photo. I could probably dislocate her left arm from that position. I’d roll away to the right, which would put her briefly on top, during which time she would let go. Orcs bite in fights. Nobody wants to fight a fallen elf if he can help it.

          • propagandaoftruth

            Ha ha! Tura Satana’s was fascinating life story.

            The scene above (apologies if you already are familiar) is from Russ Meyers’ Faster Pussycat, Kill Kill! Exploitation film from the eave of the repeal of Hayes codes.

            Tura – Japanese/Philapine mix when such was much more exotic than now.

            Let not the truth get in the way of a good story – though sometimes life does resemble grindhouse, or vice-versa. She claimed that she’d been gang raped as a teen but that the judge and jury knew the boys and basically let them off.

            Claims she learned martial arts and later tracked each one down and beat him up. Who knows? Good story though. Russ Meyers should have made that into a movie.

            Tura never quite achieved the cult status of the notorious and lovely Betty Page, but close.

            Every life a story.

            Couldn’t find the original upon which the Simpsons’ version was based. Good Netflix documentary on her, the cultural icon phenomenon.

          • AutomaticSlim

            “Nobody wants to fight a fallen elf if he can help it.”

            The dwarfs might beg to differ…

          • Even they do it only when they must.

          • Garrett Brown

            Dwarves.

          • AutomaticSlim

            Yeah, I tried that first, but the Mozilla spell checker didn’t like it.

          • When I finally saw that film, I was surprised to learn that it was very different–and much more fun–than I ever expected. One of a kind, and unforgettable.

          • propagandaoftruth

            I love sketchy stuff from that period. I mean, on the one hand you can see the breakdown and degeneracy of society…reflected, caused, or both, by the art? On the other hand…
            You see some folks having some grown up adolescent fun, after a period that maybe…could stand a little loosening up. I belive in engaging with kids, but also think there are things that responsible adults should enjoy and not let kids in on it. Like this.
            I like to go down cultural rabbit holes and find “weird” and the films from the early post-Hayes, late…pre…post Hayes… Fun stuff.
            Tura Satana, H

    • Bossman

      There is another view that says that Blacks are basically happy people. That is why they were able to withstand so much discrimination and abuse. They certainly are better at merry-making. They can sing and dance all night long.

      • antiquesunlight

        Being clinically depressed requires a kind of obsessive introspection that most blacks are incapable of. It’s a lot easier to get angry and attack people.

      • model1911

        Moon Crickets.

      • RisingReich

        They are too dumb to sit down and THINK about anything. They certainly don’t ponder the future, that’s for sure.

      • John R

        Can’t tell about blacks, though. They can appear happy, then go crazy in a second. It is very hard for us more advanced Homo Sapiens to understand what goes on in their tiny brains.

      • bilderbuster

        Withstand what discrimination and abuse?

  • Luca

    If anyone has been to Denmark or Holland and seen their beautiful women, there would be no mystery as to why so much happiness is found there. It is a shame they are diluting and downgrading all that natural beauty through immigration.

    • Lion’s Mane

      This is the KEY problem. Why are people willing to destroy a unique human beauty — and their own at that! — which, once gone, can never be recovered? It’s like going into an art museum and setting fire and explosives to the treasures therein. I just can’t fathom this kind of apathy. It’s insane.

    • Ella

      They don’t have many children for being such happy people! Most of my closest friends were Dutch, but they had only 2 children due to later marriages. With fewer children, financial and physical stress tends to be less overall.

    • Bossman

      Prostitution is also legal in those countries. Wherever there is legal prostitution you’ll find more freedom which contributes to happiness.

      • bilderbuster

        And you know this how?

    • MikeofAges

      People don’t get it. I’ll give that cultural and phyletic diversity can be interesting. There could be some compensations to it in the immediate present. Remember, though, the people who live in your country or region a thousand years from now are going to be the homogenized descendants of those who are there today. In any Caucasian country, any future additions to the population inevitably are going to be overwhelmingly of Third World descent.

      I live myself in a diverse area and the complex I live in is diverse also. This is the first time I have been around some number of people from Muslims countries as the carry on their daily lives. The adult women I feel sorry for. To me they look like they are unhappy and intimidated.

      They cover their daughters from head to foot at an early age. Even so, the girls are out there playing with the other children in their full cover and undergoing the process of Americanization. I suppose one could consider the opportunity to see this process going on a compensation. But how many of these girls will be forced into involuntary life decisions when they older? I don’t know the secrets of creation any more than anyone else does. I don’t have a problem with people having their own religion as long the object of it is the development of their spirituality, their relationship with God and Eternity, and the moral compass of their daily life. Of Islam, however, no one can but think it also is a geopolitical movement intent on taking over the world. It won’t, of course, and has a surplus of new adherents only because of the high birth rate of its followers. But seeing how the effort to do so works out in minute ways on the ground is, well, a bummer.

      Here in America, we have an obligation to develop our own people. Except for those for whom specific arrangements have been made, I see all people in America as “disadvantaged” and varying only in degree of that affliction. Call it, then, “All Children Left Behind”.

      We, and that means majority white America, could well be construed to have an obligation to help developed not only our own, but American blacks to the extent of our capability and theirs, and the same for Native Americans and legacy Hispanics. The problem now is, we have, in the last forty years and counting, grafted another country onto the old one that existed in 1970. Now this graft has thrived and multiplied to the extent that what the word “we” means now is in question. How can “we” do anything when there is no “we” anymore?

    • John R

      And some of those Northern European countries have nude beaches! YUMMY! All those beautiful blonde women….(Okay, sorry moderator!)…wait, I have to leave this post, and take care of business….(Never mind what am I doing now!)

  • MekongDelta69

    Scandinavia used to be one beautiful place (collectively).

    Then some of the Scandinavians lost their collective minds, became uber-altruistic and let Mooz-lims destroy their countries.

    • Pro_Whitey

      I don’t think Barbara Lerner Spectre is Scandinavian. Boy, Ian Fleming called it with his choice of name for the evil side.

    • ElComadreja

      Negro ones at that.

  • LovelyNordicHeidi

    Economists at the University’s Centre for Competitive Advantage in the Global Economy (CAGE) have looked at why certain countries top the world happiness rankings. In particular they have found the closer a nation is to the genetic makeup of Denmark, the happier that country is. The research could help to solve the puzzle of why a country like Denmark so regularly tops the world happiness rankings.
    —————————-
    Their genetic make-up will soon not be a code for happiness anymore, as “DIE-versity” is increasing there and the Danes are more and more tempted to have unholy relationships with those non-Whites, resulting in mixed-race offspring. I do not know why or what it is, but for some it seems hard to resist non-White looks. Look, here’s one of such life-enriching, fair-to-behold, hard-to-resist specimens:

    • Chris Granzow XI

      Looks like the main character from that new planet of the apes movie.

      • ShermanTMcCoy

        Hey, that’s an insult to the Apes!

      • Nancy

        We’re planning on taking the teenage kids to see it. We feel its important to expose them to such high quality documentaries. 😉

      • IBWHITE

        I watched the movie last week. In the film there’s a scene where the apes are sitting around grunting at each other and during that time a bantu happened to walk in front of my seat in the theater. It was amazing how much the outline of his head perfectly matched the CGI created ape heads in the film. I couldn’t help but laugh and then thought of Fuerle’s book “Erectus Walks Amongst Us.”

    • LACountyRedneck

      What sex is that? I believe the few Whites that have sex with blacks have no clue what blacks are about. They know nowhere near what we know. All they know is what they’ve heard from the media, which is basically what great athletes and entertainers they are, and slavery.
      I’ll venture to say many members here don’t feel he same about race as they did when they were a younger. Nobody is born a racist. It takes experience and education in diversity and multicuturalism.

      • scottthestrategerist

        Actually, I was brought around by cold, hard facts. The problem is that we are now being propagandised from the time we’re toddlers to not be racist, that everyone is the same, and that if you care about your fellow whites, then you’re an evil hater!

    • model1911

      Or this.

      • Zaporizhian Sich

        Or this…….

        • LACountyRedneck

          “The Outer Limits” was one of my favorite series of all time. Watching it as a kid I was glued to the screen.

          • Zaporizhian Sich

            This episode was an eerie premonition of what the NSA is now up to spying on everyone too. O.B.I.T. was by far my favorite episode of The Outer Limits.

          • propagandaoftruth

            My crazy friend – who looks kind of like Anton Levay and is the most decent, sane fellow I know – owns quite a collection of movies/tv series including all the Twilight Zones and Outer Limits. Tons of Giallo and psgetti Westerns, and 60’s to 80’s horror/grindhouse.

            I personally prefer mining for Netflix gems – new stuff that breaks some molds or gives hope if for nothing other than its approximation to perfection. I also like to look for signs in new cultural output of Dark Enlightenment, White racial awakening.

            Think I’ve found some. But one can’t understand the present without an accurate appreciation of the past so…

            Might be time to re-watch “Once Upon a Time in the West”. Claudia Cardinale…oh yeah, and Bronson/Robards/Fonda…

            “What about the kid, Frank?”

            “Well, now that you said my name…”

            or…

            “How can you trust a man that wears suspenders and a belt? He cant even trust his own pants.”

          • Whitetrashgang

            Or he doesn’t trust himself, or others.Or maybe it the only pair of pants he has.

          • propagandaoftruth

            Or he doesn’t trust himself, or others.

            Do you? Feeling a little ornery today? Me too. Feels good. Sunday.

          • Usually Much Calmer

            I already liked you, but this cinches it.

    • John R

      Resist non-white looks? It is a psychological fetish, a beauty and the beast phenomenon. Remember these are the same people-liberals-that love to side against their own kind.

  • Lion’s Mane

    All I can say is: Wow! This is surprising! Genes are hugely important! (In the past, I’ve heard that happiness depended on natural trace elements in the drinking water, such as Lithium.)

    • Anna Tree

      Nothing can be magic, including emotions: they have a physical base like everything else.

      It is not a stretch to think that some races, ethnicity even families are happier than others. Like other traits and abilities etc, emotions have evolved depending on environment, mutations, adaptations etc Obviously a culture, i.e. a race that promote morals, monogamy, r/K strategy, kin respect and less violence etc, will select those who love or those who are happy, over those who have depressions or feel less attachment to others. The more gregarious and civilized the group, the more happiness will be appreciated and seek, so during the ages, partners showing it may had an advantage, and gave birth to more children…

      • Lion’s Mane

        I agree. I don’t believe in magic. It’s obvious that certain personality traits are inherited and are in the genes. People used quite commonly to understand this. (For example, one or more of Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes stories allude to this fact.) My point is that different people find happiness in different things, so I would expect happiness to be more universal.

        I think that we’re in this struggle ttle because the things that truly make us happy are not the things promoted by our hostile elites, who have contempt for those they govern. (Despite what is claimed, ours — in the States — is not a democracy. Nor is it a Republic — as it ought to be. It is a crazed and hostile plutocracy.

  • Kenner

    The closer I am to a Danish, the happier I am.

    • LovelyNordicHeidi

      I live relatively close to Denmark. I’m in the happy zone! Yay.

      • Kenner

        A Danish is a pastry here in the US. …Sorry to confuse–

        • Guest

          If only you could get Danish DNA by eating that pastry

          • LACountyRedneck

            But you can get Danish DNA from eating a Danish.

      • propagandaoftruth

        Ich bein ein Berliner.

        Apologies for the butchery, lol…

    • Garrett Brown

      Hahahaha

  • JDInSanD

    “Our research adjusts for many other influences including GDP, culture, religion and the strength of the welfare state and geography.”

    Really? And how do you adjust for culture? Or religion? Do arab muslims get two handicaps, one for miserable culture and one for miserable religion?

    • Spikeygrrl

      High scores on “the strength of the welfare state” belong in the minus column, not the plus column.

      • JDInSanD

        Depends on whether or not the “polled person” is on the paying or the receiving end.

  • Lion’s Mane

    Our opponents seem to miss this fundamental point: this battle is one for our collective happiness. That’s what this is all about: we want to be happy and have meaningful lives. We understand that we will be happier when free to live in peace amongst ourselves, in charge of our own destiny, and pursuing our own natural culture. Thus “liberals” are the opposite of liberal, in that they actually want control over everything and everyone.

  • Katherine McChesney

    This article was also on Daily Mail accompanied by a photo of Whites and a black man.

  • This doesn’t surprise me in the slightest. Visit Denmark and you’ll find a civilized, orderly society with low crime, high living standards, beautiful countryside, beautiful towns and cities, and–not coincidentally–beautiful people. Norway, Sweden, and even Holland aren’t far behind.

    No wonder it’s so important to trash these places.

  • Brian

    This provided me with a good laugh. Talk about going around your a** to reach your elbow! My more parsimonious explanation would be that whites produce and sustain civilization, and it’s easier to be happy when surrounded by public works, law and order, technology, art, and food, than to be a member of a group that can’t produce these things.

  • Lion’s Mane

    Liberals scream for “change.” That means that they are fundamentally very dissatisfied and unhappy with the world. “Change” is an ill-defined word. Losing weight (when overweight) can a good change, but becoming bald is probably not so good. Sometimes I think that Liberals are at war with Nature.

    • Sick of it

      It IS time for a change, but back to a more natural order. We have gone too far.

    • gemjunior

      “Sometimes I think that Liberals are at war with Nature. ”
      Best explanation yet!. Even better than “Liberalism is a mental disorder”.

    • Alexandra1973

      You know the old saying, “if it ain’t broke don’t fix it”?

      Apparently they haven’t heard it.

    • Usually Much Calmer

      With greatest respect, I disagree with you. My view on the matter is different entirely, I was hoping you would be willing to entertain it.

      A careful student of history might realize that change is inevitable. Nothing stays the same for very long. It is stasis itself that appears to be unnatural. Change happens with or without the application of human will to it as an end. Liberals are optimistic that change can be well managed by human effort. Conservatives are made apprehensive by change.

      In order to confront change to even try to steer it, one must believe that this is possible. Liberals will, therefore, often be wrong, but they are exerting will toward the present and the future, a noble effort. Conservatives spend most of their effort bemoaning a past that has already dissolved, a position I have little tolerance or respect for. Please correct me if I am wrong in this.

      You may very well dislike liberals, but I think it is a mistake to confuse liberals with the idiots under the mind control of the powers that be. What we are positioned against are simply weak minded and weak willed creatures with no inner life, no purpose, no roots, no virtu, no nobility, no true desire. The lead and the leaders are simple animals who have a rat’s nose for enough power to secure their own comfort and the thinnest veneer of self-satisfaction. They are neither liberal nor conservative, they are simply the losers among us and egalitarianism, charity, and our monoculture have conspired to give them the upper hand now. And that will change because change is inevitable. As an optimistic liberal, I would like to try to influence how that changes and replace weak willed white people with finer white people rather than with alien hoards.

      That’s my take, anyway. Thanks for reading (if you did).

  • Alexandra1973

    Awesome. I have German ancestry.

    • Spikeygrrl

      Me, too: Anglo on one side, Aryan on the the other. Both sides sunburn like crazy. 😉

      • Who Me?

        Be careful in this summer sun. I’m here in the northwest–eastern WA, and the hottest spot in the state or near it for several days running. Heat advisories. Triple digit temps. Coating my hide with sunscreen, SPF 50, soaking in the swimming pool, still got slightly burned…

        • Spikeygrrl

          I lived in the High Mojave for 3.5 years (NOT by my choice!), then in San Diego, Kookyfornia for 6.5 years (also not by my choice), and have only very recently taken up residence in South Central Texas (yet again not by my choice, but for a change I was actually glad to come here 🙂 ). If I hadn’t had sun protection down to a science by now I would probably long since have been naturally mummified on some gawd-awful stretch of highway in the Big Empty.

          But thanks for the thought! Three-digit temps have got to BITE where you are, because most folks there are not used to it. If you need any desert-lore tips and hints to get through it in one piece, backstream me.

          • Zaporizhian Sich

            It’s bad enough for some when it’s 90 degrees and the humidity is high. I call that “air you can wear,” and I sweat profusely every day during the summer because it’s very hot below decks.

          • Spikeygrrl

            Below decks, eh? If you don’t mind me asking, are the decks you’re below recreational, commercial, or military?

          • Zaporizhian Sich

            I worked in one shipyard or another for about eight years, building military and commercial vessels. Before the main buses are energized and the air-conditioning comes on line, it’s very hot below decks, especially when it’s a steel ship baking under the Sun.

        • Kenner

          Wenatchee?

          • Who Me?

            Kenner, Not quite, Walla Walla.
            Spikeygrrl, We get triple digits most summers for a few days, but 101 is rather different from 112! They also never announce the REAL temps. They send up a “capsule” to record the temp some 50 feet up in the air, to supposedly get the real temperature. The thermostats that display the time and temp, (usually on the side of a bank,) always show a higher temp. This is explained away as being due to reflected heat from the pavement on the streets ,buildings, etc. But this higher temp is the temp we are living with, as most of us don’t spend all our time 50 feet in the air at the airport.

        • Alexandra1973

          Ouch. In the meantime it’s been nice and cool here in Ohio. That “polar vortex” can stay. I love it.

          • Nancy

            That’s another reason we’re getting the Heck out of Dodge…aside from the high orc population in metro Atlanta, every day from April to October feels like you’re wearing a wet washcloth over your face. As a mom in her late 40’s, I have a hard time regulating my body temperature INDOORS, let alone outside in the miserable heat.

            Utah here we come!!!

      • Alexandra1973

        I’m not fair-skinned, though. I’m a brown-eyed brunette and I tan very easily. My son has similar coloring. But there are blue eyes and blond hair in both sides of the family.

        I might add–if you get a sunburn, put coconut oil on it. My son and I went for a walk on a trail and when we got home our arms were red. I put the coconut oil on our arms, and in half an hour not only was the redness gone, but we never felt any burning.

        • Who Me?

          As a blue-eyed redhead, full grown before sunscreens were commonly available, I have been through the sunburn wars. The thing I have found that works the best is to put *some* (about maybe 2/3rd to 3/4ths cup) of apple cider vinegar in a tepid bath. Use the BROWN (apple cider) vinegar, not the clear petroleum stuff. A tepid bath is neither warm nor cold, just lukewarm to slightly coolish.
          Soak in the bath for a few minutes. When you get out DON’T rub your body dry, just pat gently, or better yet air dry, if you can decently get away with it. Your skin will still look red, but the heat and pain will be gone. You might smell like a pickle for a while, too, but considering the alternative, who cares?

          • propagandaoftruth

            That was my mother. The ginger type. But she had the green eyes. My poor Midwestern pops didn’t stand a chance, lol…

      • Zaporizhian Sich

        Anglo-Celtic on my mother’s side, all Slavic on my father’s side. I burn in the Sun like a vampire because I am almost as white as one can be and still be alive. I have gray eyes that are just as sensitive to the Sun. I do not tan, I burn very easily and when I do it’s often very painful. Needless to say, I prefer the dark to full sunlight.

        • I am mainly Celtic, but have just enough Amerind blood to avoid frying like bacon in a skillet in the summer sun. I miss Spartacus.

          • propagandaoftruth

            You know, I’ve really dark eyes and pretty dark hair, a little ruddish when exposed to the sun. Skin takes a while to burn, freckles, but burns hard when it does. Best I could ever do was a weird, almost Boehner-like orange, and who wants to look like that?

            Nonetheless, despite my stature, 6’3″, 210 – 240 prime fighting weight, I’ve been often mistaken for some vaguely Latinate type. Speak fluent Spanish, socially chameleonic, so, guess that explains it.

            Jeez. Just looked over the post. Looks like a narcissistic personal ad. Sorry, bro. Not the intention, LOL.

          • Kenner

            Spartacus has posted on a number of other websites, including The Daily Caller, Breitbart, and, as I’ve mentioned, Taki Mag.
            He seems more restrained, but then, the topics there don’t always lend themselves to carpet bombing as a panacea.

          • propagandaoftruth

            He always entertained me like Ili Nastase, lol. Smart cookie, ol’ Dracula. Part of the fun was…kinda egging him on a little and seeing how far he would make it before…
            SLAM!
            Ha ha! Again, not that I dislike him at all quite the opposite. He was in some ways like that kid I once taught who went kookoo like coco puffs every time he got a little processed sugar in his system, do of course one of his friends’ favorite pastimes was to buy him all the ice cream sandwiches he could shove down his pie hole…
            And wait for the fun to begin. Actually the kid was right popular, nice, no dummy, but get that sugar coursing through his veins… Whoa Nelly!
            With Sparty the sugar was the solidarity and support of his distant shieldmates in the Phalanx, and so despite some differences in ideology, I admit to having loved and respected the nasty Romanian. And as nasty as he could be…
            1. We need some of that.
            2. He hardly ever really got nasty with other posters here. Good shield mate.
            I remember one (yes, unacceptable and moderated) comment he made that was so unapologetically nasty that…it was hilarious. Something about how with the help of that CNorwegian fellow, ol’ Sparty could do what need be done with all of Europe’s darkie invaders in half the time. That doesn’t do it justice, and I’d re-post it for giggles, but then it was moderated the first time, so what’s the use?
            But yeah, he’s OK. I think I ran into him and urged him to make up a new handle and return. The Amren folks did not dislike him If Sparty had toned it down by even…1/4 or 1/5, he my not have been “disappeared” like he was.
            “I’m Spartacus!’
            “No, I am!”
            “I am Spartacus, me!”
            “No I’m Spartacus!”

          • Zaporizhian Sich

            I have one drop of Amerind blood, enough to make me avoid heavy drinking…….which is after all the joy of Russia. Folks over there can drink enough Vodka to pickle themselves and remain standing. I get violently sick and hung over, so like my mother, I am basically a non-drinker.

          • HE2

            The Russians’ drinking is a major problem in that country. Females drink too, resulting in a high number of kids born with FAS. I hope these fine White people get a handle on the problem.
            I grew up in a home where nary a drop of liquor nor ciggie existed.
            When brand new at Berkeley, attended a Sigma Nu mixer frat party. Recognizing my naivete, those nasty Sigma boys spiked my punch glass with a sizable dollop of undetectable vodka. Within minutes, I was prostrate before St. Ralph.
            Still do not drink alcohol, at all.
            It tastes nasty, plus it is not fun to feel impaired.
            The sun? No, because I, too, fry, and true to Celtic heritage, freckle.

          • Zaporizhian Sich

            Indeed, more people there die every day of acute alcohol poisoning than in a year here. After a few severe hangovers, I never drank to excess ever again. It’s bad when you feel like bayonets were thrust through your skull for two, three days on end. I know several people who got into a LOT of legal trouble because they did that then got behind the wheel. A lot of devastating car crashes occur in Russia today because of drunken driving. Get behind the wheel drunk there and kill someone, the Russian courts will throw the book at you and then some.

          • HE2

            @zapo: Get behind the wheel drunk there and kill someone, the Russian courts will throw the book at you and then some.
            Wish it were so here in California.
            Liquored up mestizos driving [without license or insurance], manage to thin our country’s population by 4,000 plus a year.
            Are they locked up and the key thrown away? Three guesses.
            Some are not even deported.

          • propagandaoftruth

            My drip drop of Amerind must be small, because the Scottish and Scandinavian sides combined with my body mass…

            Mean I can drink prodigious amounts of the poison and still almost function. Until the next day.

            It was the hangovers’ ever increasing brutality that impelled me to stop doing that stuff more than once in a blue moon. Just not worth it.

          • Alexandra1973

            Slavic on my father’s side too, Anglo-Saxon-Celtic (English, French, Scottish, German) with a touch of Amerind on my mother’s. Maybe that’s why I tan so easily.

            If I get sunburn *once* in a summer, then the rest of the summer I don’t burn no matter how long I stay out, so it seems.

          • ShermanTMcCoy

            I saw him over at Takimag.

        • propagandaoftruth

          Cossack Anglo Celt. Good mix.

          I’m almost equal portions English, Scottish, French, Swede. But then it gets complicated, because some of the “English” were in fact “French” because they were Normans, but then the “Normans” were in fact mainly transplanted Scandinavians who traded their ships in for horses (or bows like my namesake ancestor), learned to love Jesus, and spoke Frenchie-speak.

          Now it gets more confusing. The Normans certainly mixed with the “English”, who were called Anglo-Saxons and were in fact speakers of a northern Germanic dialect closely related to Norwegian, which I can almost understand for some reason…

          But in that one branch of my English side came from the Northern Marches, “farmers” they were, they may well have had Norwegian blood since those guys ruled 2/3s of “England” for some two centuries.

          Which is complicated further by the fact that all these intrepid Scandic types took the place from old high Med stock – Romans – who took it from them crazy Celts. There was even an infusion of old Western Iranic genetics in Brittania. Tall, fair haired and complexioned Sarmatian heavy cavalry who got stranded when the Romans bugged out, who may gave inspired some Arthurian legends.

          So yeah. Scottish. Thains, servants of the king. Crazy scroogey hotheads and hard live’rs. There’s the Celts.

          French. Huguenots who managed to somehow remain in France until the revolution. Raised grapes over here, experimented with hybrid varieties of old and new world strains.

          Swedes. An engineer and his wife who came over on their honeymoon and never left. But that’s problematic as well, since one was descended from an officer on Marshall Bernadotte’s retinue when Napoleon put him on the Swedish throne. Who later fought against Napoleon to retain his throne. That’s the French!

          The whole thing got a tiny bit more complicated when I, an ancestor worshipping Southerner possessed of skills which obviated paying someone to do it for me, dug a little deeper and found a Charleston SC Sephardic Jewess on one side and some form of northeast Amerind in the Pennsylvania Quakers branch. Both buried deep and likely more the product of my search than an aberration of degree of “whiteness” vis-à-vis the American mongrel version of “White”, you know? At most 1/128th arguably non-White I am.

          Which makes me White. I just dug really deep.

          • We are told that only whites can produce white children.

          • propagandaoftruth

            At the risk of “going all Engelman” let me say…

            There’s nothing wrong with saying good things about the “other”, treating the “other” with kindness, respect, and… Who am I to judge and I’m sure your wife is lovely in every way, your children angels and you a man with excellent bladder control (you live with multiple females, do you not?)…

            You guys sound a lot whiter than most of what will soon be not-a-majority White nation…

            So you look White and act White and self ID as White and sure yer married to a pretty Japanese woman and, no offense, I’d rather even that not happen TOO much despite my deep respect for Japanese people tradition and weird sexual peccadillos – good for you…

            Well, what I’m trying to get at is that if you stand next to me in the phalanx, you’re in the phalanx, you and yours, which become me and mine. America. That stuff.

            Some of my dearest friends are mixed White-East Asian background or have kids of that description, 1/2 to 1/4, and um…those little blonde kinda Russian looking girls of theirs…

            Are White if I have anything to do with it, lol…

            I want there to always be White and EastAsian relatively “pure zones”, so to speak, but central Asia and western North America are kind of natural meeting places. Hard to keep two attractive populations of relatively similar capacities from seeping into both sides, you know?

            Like I said, I’d defend my friends’ little girls with my life, so…whatever. White.

          • ShermanTMcCoy

            Yep. So glad we have plenty of mud people to overcome our appalling lack of “diversity.”

            /sarc

        • Spikeygrrl

          I hear you loud and clear! I’ve been an extreme night-owl since infancy. Insofar as it is possible, I keep all my living and working environments in what DH smilingly calls “a state of perpetual gentle twilight.” 😉

        • Kenner

          I’m half Irish and half Polish. Or, at least I was until I got this really short haircut. Now I’m all Polish.

          • Zaporizhian Sich

            I knew some Poles, all wonderful people who worked hard and looked after their families. And their women are beautiful too.

          • Ella

            Most Poles that I have known married Anglicky women, like me (lol), but I bet most are Catholic raised for that commonality part! In America, Slavic men seem to be attracted to German women and vice versa.

          • Kenner

            Some beautiful blond women on my family’s Polish side. I never got the Polish jokes because they all were intelligent and attractive.

          • propagandaoftruth

            I always wondered if the “dumb Pollok” thing may have stemmed from the Polish national suicide that lasted from the height of Polish/Lithuanian hegemony until the disappearance of Poland in the mid-late 18th century.

            ?

            That was pretty disgraceful, but unfair to blame the poor Polish people. That was largely the fault of bad leadership who abandoned their folk in my estimation.

          • ShermanTMcCoy

            So much for stereotypes. The Polish girls with whom I worked in the late 90’s were some of the hottest gals imaginable, recruited from the rest of the country to come work in Warsaw. But most of the guys I worked with were just small-minded morons. Except for Andy, who became my best friend. Sigh.

    • Sasquatch

      100% Celt here, Irish that is.

      I appear to be prone to depression, unfortunately. Though that may just be because I recently woke up to our race’s plight.

      • Kenner

        Well, that will do it.

  • LHathaway

    This article is funny. I hope it’s meant to poke fun of all in the evolutionary psychologists and the ‘genetics only’ crowd. I certainly found it funny.

  • Chris Granzow XI

    The Dailymail ran this same article, but presented it with a picture of non-whites holding a Danish flag, implying that it was living in Denmark that made people happier, and not the genetic make-up of ethnic Danish people.

    ( dailymail(dot)co(dot)uk/sciencetech/article-2696136/Why-people-Denmark-happy-Study-claims-Danish-DNA-king-pursuit-happiness.html )

    • GeneticsareDestiny

      That’s…so incredibly stupid. It even says right in the headline that the study came to the conclusion that it was Danish DNA that was making them happy, not their geographical location.

      Last time I checked, non-Danes weren’t Danish, no matter how long they’ve lived in Denmark or how desperately they want to believe they’re “real Danes”.

      In fact, I think there may be more non-Danes in that picture than there are Danes. I count 7 white people (who may or may not be Danish) and about 10 non-whites.

      I’m so sick of newspapers doing things like this.

      • HE2

        Notice in the photo, as usual, the black is front and center, his image a little more prominent. One of my girls calls this “strategic placement.”

    • Lion’s Mane

      This photo shows the calculated nuttiness of the media. I suppose that they imagine that Danish DNA is merely a “social construct.” Just set foot on Danish soil, folks, and your DNA will magically change!” Yeah, right. This demonstrates what’s so dangerously wrong-headed and just plain anti-scientific about this anti-White ideology.

    • cherrie greenbaum123

      Didn’t Danes used to be blond?

      • Sloppo

        Many real Danes are as blond as can be, but many others are not. I think Danes are about as closely related to Germans as they are to the Swedes.

  • Garrett Brown

    German women are… oh boy. If anyone saw the World Cup finals, the women the cameras showed after the game were just about as entertaining as the actual match. They don’t contend with a Hungarian princess I know, but they were gorgeous.

    Definitely some lucky men on that German team. And the best thing about it was they were actually German!

    • LACountyRedneck

      Oh yeah. The girlfriends and/or wives that came onto the field after Germany’s final win were some of the most beautiful European women I’ve ever seen.

      • LovelyNordicHeidi

        Thank you for saying that! Some think that German women are ugly, but quite the contrary is true. There are some regional differences, and I think that the north has generally the better-looking women. I still do not get why some good-looking German women date non-White men, because I would never have done that, despite the fact that my parents were diehard liberals. By the way, I was glad we won the World Cup. Good for nationalistic sentiments in Germany.

        • ShermanTMcCoy

          No offense, Heidi, but I just got back from the Abschiedsfeier for my children at our local Kindergarten (for the children who are going to the first year of Grundschule in the fall). A more homely bunch of mothers and teachers I have never seen. It is as if they get up in the morning, look at themselves in the mirror, and ask themselves, “How can I be even uglier?” Perhaps some purple or black hair dye on one side of their heads, shave the other side, no makeup, etc. And what’s the deal with all the tattoos?

          I see so many handsome German guys with the most eckelig of women, and I don’t get it. And the Schnabels on those hässlich wie die Nacht Kühe? Yikes.

          Of course, I’ve only lived here for 20 years, so what do I know?

          • LovelyNordicHeidi

            No offense taken. I do admit that there are areas where German women are generally ugly, but Germany is a large country and native women are not generally ugly in all regions of Germany. I live in the north, and I am actually an ethnic East Frisian. Women look good in my area. But if you still disagree with me, hey, then you can blame it all on the fact that I’m just a dialect-speaking rural girl belonging to some ethnic minority. So…..

          • Estonian women are amazingly pretty. Their accents are also sexy.

          • Zaporizhian Sich

            So are Lithuanian women, I met one once in my city who was tall with red hair, green eyes, athletic and incredibly pretty. She stood out where ever she went because she resembled a Valkyrie.

          • ShermanTMcCoy

            Yes, they certainly are.

          • ShermanTMcCoy

            Yes, they certainly are!

          • adplatt126

            I kind of have a fetish for the robust, wide-thighed, big boned, somewhat Viking-looking Nordic type. Maybe not the most beautiful to all, but definitely good breeders. Can’t do the overly thin, frail appearing Eastern typology. But to each their own right?

        • Sandis Vidavskis

          Good for nationalistic sentiments in Germany.
          ——————

          Why it’s good for nationalistic sentiment? Can you please explain?

        • LACountyRedneck

          I was rooting for Germany to win from early on I the tournament. I can’t tell you how excited I was when Germany scored the first goal against Brazil. Each time they scored I was giddy. That team was intelligent, big, strong, and fast. No other team had as good a combination.
          “…I was glad we won the World Cup.” Many Whites around the world were glad Germany won the cup. I couldn’t care less for the American mutt team. This is the first time I really paid attention to and followed the tournament closely. There were other teams comprised of mostly European players that did extremely well also.

          • cherrie greenbaum123

            Stupid white women who hang out with African men often end up getting carved up like a Christmas hayam.

          • Garrett Brown

            It was an absolutely amazing World Cup. I knew Germany had it from the get go, but it was still a great experience watching the journey.

        • adplatt126

          I love me the East German-Bohemian-Czech border type. Probably the most beautiful women as a percentage of the population, anywhere in the world. They dominate the porn industry for good reason!

      • Garrett Brown

        They were gorgeous!

  • Kenner

    Denmark is paying them to leave. Money well spent.

    • LACountyRedneck

      Paying them to leave will only draw more to come and do the same. They should simply deport them, as should we. As a tax payer I don’t mind paying for a ride back to the border. But I’m not putting any money in their wallet.

      • Zaporizhian Sich

        Agreed, they should be rounded up and deported by force, and those who resist should be shot dead as enemy insurgents.

      • Kenner

        I doubt the Danes are building a repatriation carousel. They’re not stupid, and are now one of the most realistic nations re immigration.
        Don’t confuse them with the suicidal Swedes.

  • WR_the_realist

    When they talk about the genetic distance from Danes, I assume they’re talking about actual Danish Danes — the people who have occupied the place for centuries. With its immigration policies Denmark’s genetic makeup will soon be very distant from Danish genes, and it will no longer be a happy place.

  • kjh64

    The soil of Denmark must be “magic”. It’s just like the soil of the US, it’s magic, so that any Mexican that comes here will automatically succeed.

    • Alexandra1973

      Kind of like integration. Put black kids around whites and they’ll be really smart.

      The opposite happened, as we know.

  • JackKrak

    Wait, wait, wait – scientists have found a “genetic basis” for observable behavior among different peoples?

    Please, do go on…….

  • Bossman

    Prostitution and pornography is legal there. Does that contribute to happiness? Maybe it does.

  • Bossman

    Some history books say that the Danes are a Nordic people who’ve had periodic injections of foreign genes from sailors from many countries starting with the ancients Phoenicians.

  • Kenner

    Very informative, thanks for posting.

  • John R

    (Rolling my eyes!) Let’s just keep it short and simple, for Irish Americans like me: The more White a country is the happier it is, especially if it is Danish, or Dutch. The Scandinavian countries are probably pretty happy, too, but they are being pulled down by their growing Muslim Mid-Eastern populations. More science to prove the obvious. I guess there is something (NOT) rotten in Denmark!

  • NoMosqueHere

    I’m not sure about Denmark, but Sweden will most likely be under the rule of Islam within 50 years. So Swedes will either convert to Islam, pay the Jizya tax, or risk death. Liberal Europeans somehow identify with Islam; it’s a mystery to me.

    • Zaporizhian Sich

      Either that, or the Swedes go Viking and kill these invaders until the rest flee or die where they stand.

      • Sloppo

        It would be very nice if Scandinavians could find the will to do what they need to do in order to continue to exist.

      • Chasmania

        Hakkaa päälle !

  • adplatt126

    LOL. The genes aren’t directly causing happiness. This is a misinterpretation of the results I suspect. The genes are creating the social conditions, often successes, that themselves lead to happiness, including superior science, greater wealth, higher quality health care, elevated social trust due to a far greater proportion of trustworthy individuals, good moral reasoning, probably long-term breeding for aesthetic traits, etc. The researchers think they have discovered that genes lead to happiness. What they’ve really done is laid out a good case for white supremacy.

  • Guest

    I love me the East German-Bohemian-Czech border type. Probably the most beautiful women as a percentage of the population, anywhere in the world. They dominate the porn industry for good reason.

    • Garrett Brown

      Calm down there tiger.

  • Paleoconn

    I know why Danish men are happy. I mean have you seen what Danish women look like?

  • propagandaoftruth

    Moohaha! Oh yeah.

    I actually think the guy had a pretty good take on the Nihilist/Objectivist line of philosophy, and divorced from the mumbo jumbo, is pretty starkly solid stuff. With the mumbo jumbo it’s certainly more fun, of course and Levay was certainly a clever showman with a tweaked sense of humor. Who made some money off it all and had lots of fun.

    The Eleven Satanic Rules of the Earth

    “Do not give opinions or advice unless you are asked.

    Do not tell your troubles to others unless you are sure they want to hear them.

    When in another’s lair, show them respect or else do not go there.

    If a guest in your lair annoys you, treat them cruelly and without mercy.

    Do not make sexual advances unless you are given the mating signal.

    Do not take that which does not belong to you, unless it is a burden to the other person and they cry out to be relieved.

    Acknowledge the power of magic if you have employed it successfully to obtain your desires. If you deny the power of magic after having called upon it with success, you will lose all you have obtained.

    Do not complain about anything to which you need not subject yourself.

    Do not harm young children.

    Do not kill non-human animals unless you are attacked or for your food.

    When walking in open territory, bother no one. If someone bothers you, ask him to stop. If he does not stop, destroy him.”

    Sounds like a pretty solid code of conduct for D&D as well…

  • Bossman

    There’s a whole field of study on that subject. People who are blaming other races for their problems may have other issues.

    • bilderbuster

      All the non White races must be loaded with issues if your SPLC “studies” are to be believed as Whites are blamed for everything.

  • bilderbuster

    Predicting the foolish things they’re going to do and understanding why they do such stupid things isn’t the same.

  • bilderbuster

    The “Russian Mafia” isn’t Russian.

  • ShermanTMcCoy

    As I speak fluent German, (and Russian less fluently), I’d have to agree with you on the usefulness of being able to speak in the local language. And no, I do not agree with you about Russians. And I find my German colleagues to be affable enough, too. You know who I don’t care much for? The Poles.

    OK, I think we’ve been silly long enough.

  • propagandaoftruth

    The Irish were one of the later regions of Europa to be integrated into the whole. Irish obstreperousness may have given them fits in the old days but…

    Produced a rich cultural tradition and we could use a little Celtic style obstreperousness these days I think. Vigorous. Fierce.
    Stay away from the booze though. Too much, of course.

    Celts and Teutons, especially Skands, are indeed genetically prone to depression. The warrior toted his depression to the battlefield and made something of it, served his people with his sacrifice. The eloi boohoos into his belly button and worships black-browns. Sacrifices his people by his suicide.