The sad truth about O'Malley's presidential bid

August 08, 2013

Presidential wannabe Martin O'Malley faces a huge obstacle ("O'Malley outlines possible 2016 bid," Aug. 5).

According to "The Geography of Happiness," a comprehensive University of Vermont research study published by PLOS (Public Library of Science) on May 29, Governor O'Malley's administration has caused Maryland to be the 48th least happy state in the nation. Only Louisiana and Mississippi rank lower.

It appears that Sad Sack will not have a shot at the Democratic nomination for president unless his principal opponents hail from those two states in the Old South.

Barry C. Steel, Phoenix

Baltimore Sun Articles
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.