How strong’s your freewill?

Can you resist the power of a Supersize offer at McDonald’s?

Christopher Lydon at Open Source Radio examines freewill, and the many ways we seem vulnerable to persuasion. We can even be persuaded to do things we have only a few minutes earlier decided not to do. Like going for the Supersize offer.

Are we really so illogical and weak?

Listen to the show [24MB MP3]