Video: Dan Ariel asks, Are we in control of our decisions?

When you’re hanging out with a bunch of skeptics, you can tell the alcohol starts kicking in when the freewill arguments begin. Like abortion and politics, people will never agree on the subject. This is why I love Hitchens’ answer to the question. “Of course we have freewill. We have no choice not to.”

In the below TED video, Dan Ariely does a great job explaining other factors that influences on our decisions.

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