See? Gay DOES mean 'happy'!

From this research:

"The number of bohemians (such as artists), gays and foreign-born residents also boosted happiness scores. Take California, Minnesota and Massachusetts, which had higher inclusiveness scores and also made it to the top 10 list for well-being".

http://news.yahoo.com/s/livescience/20091110/sc_livescience/happieststatesarewealthyandtolerant