Americas Mood Map
For a country that features the word United so prominently in
its name, the U.S. is a pretty fractious place. We splinter along fault
lines of income, education, religion, race, hyphenated origin, age and
politics. Then too there’s temperament. We’re coarse or courtly,
traditionalist or rebel, amped up or laid-back. And it’s no secret that a
lot of that seems to be determined by — or at least associated with —
where we live.
Now a multinational team of researchers led by psychologist and
American expat Jason Rentfrow of the University of Cambridge in the U.K.
has sought to draw the regional lines more clearly, literally mapping
the American mood, with state-by-state ratings of personality and
Go to the link above and see if you're living in the state that matches your mood!