Dinner on Saturday Makes Tweeters Happiest

From a new paper studying the hedonometrics of Twitter — when people are happiest, as expressed by their tweets. It turns out tweeters are happiest on Saturdays, right around dinner time. And Tuesdays at noon? Really bad.

Good to know. [-]

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Source: Dodds PS, Harris KD, Kloumann IM, Bliss CA, Danforth CM. Temporal patterns of happiness and information in a global social network: Hedonometrics and Twitter. 2011:20. Available at: http://arxiv.org/abs/1101.5120.

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