Not overly concerned about the near-depression economy? The war in Iraq not got you down? Worry over the precarious housing market not keeping you awake at night? Don't feel as if every work day might find you walking out with a final paycheck? Just generally finding yourself content with your day to day life?
Don't worry--not about your lack of worries, at least--Lia and Nick Romeo have found 11,002 things for you to be miserable about. From the first entry (Death) to the last (Happiness), this brother and sister team has found plenty of things to help keep your state of mind gloomy, day in and day out. Thought about the suicide of Hunter S. Thompson lately? How about impotence? What, these are too mundane for you? Okay, here's one: the plight of the American South during Reconstruction.
Conceived as an antidote to the sweet optimism of 14, 000 Things to be Happy About, 11,002 Things to be Miserable About gets the job done...and then some.
Hey--have a nice day.
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