Choice is pervasive. Is it always good for us? What makes us happy? These TED talks are must-see videos for anyone who is interested in happiness.
Barry Schwartz: The paradox of choice
Choice isn't always good.
Dan Gilbert: Why are we happy? Why aren't we happy?
We synthesize happiness.
Benjamin Wallace: Does happiness have a price tag?
If something supposed to be the best you can buy, is it really all that great? The big tie-in to Gilbert's talk is in the last minute of the talk, but the entire talk was fun.