An interesting lecture on the science of choice. Opens with an anecdote on Japan.
Japan’s zombie goods that refuse to die
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When a Japanese person trips, it means he had an accident. When a foreigner trips, it means he doesn't know how to walk.
"I'll probably stay on the mountain tonight. Will it be safe?"
"Of course. There might be a little rain… but no problem."
"What if I don't have a reservation, is that a problem?"