We’ve been locked out of the UH Facebook page for a few years now (and Facebook won’t do anything to help… imagine that) so we decided to say hello to Ello. Find us there and on Twitter as @unhappyhipsters.
This comic was based on this essay from Augusten Burroughs: How to live unhappily ever after . In addition to the essay, I highly recommend reading his books. It's also been described in psychology as flow .
c.1300, "causing misfortune or trouble (to oneself or others)," from un- (1) "not" + happy . Meaning "unfortunate, unlucky" is recorded from late 14c.; sense of "miserable, wretched" is recorded from late 14c. (originally via misfortune or mishap).