#010 Getting To The Good Place: How Rules Can Make Us Happier
In this Happier Ever After Hours Bonus Episode, you'll hear why the creator of the popular television show The Good Place developed specific rules for the writers for each episode, and how defining our own rules can help us clarify our personal values. You'll also hear the rules Monica created for The Happier Hour and why she believes we must "curate to make space to create." #TheHappierHour
IN THIS EPISODE
6 RULES FOR EVERY EPISODE IN THE GOOD PLACE
Is it funny?
Are the characters being developed?
Does the episode answer and ask a question about ethics?
Is it compelling?
Is is consistent with the long game?
Are we making sense of this premise?
6 RULES FOR THE HAPPIER HOUR
Is there no more than one white male guest per topic?
Is there at least one academic philosopher per topic?
Is the content helpful/applicable/actionable?
Is the content philosophically sound?
Is the show funny or at least fun?
Is it something I would want to attend/listen to?