Yup, married men live longer and are happier — the opposite is true for married women. But I suppose men deal with the “horror” of having to halve the marital assets after a divorce and paying child support for their own children. Women are less likely to divorce you should you fall gravely ill than otherwise, again, the opposite is true for women. But regardless, people get married because they don’t think they’ll be a (negative) statistic.

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