"The findings of this study show a worrying trend towards glumness. In the 1950s we laughed for an average of 18 minutes daily but this has dropped to just six minutes per day," she said.
Morning misery is rife, with almost half of Britons -- some 45 percent -- admitting they frequently wallowed in gloom until lunchtime.
Hmm, morning misery, I suffer a little bit of that from time to time. It's usually due to a bad hangover. I'm guessing these people are wallowed in gloom until that lunchtime pint. Prozac be damned, lunchtime Boddingtons for all.