Stephen Colbert tries to understand how we decide

February 10, 2009 | By | Reply More

Stephen Colbert mixes it up with Jonah Lehrer, author of “How We Decide.”   The disjointed conversation does have its serious moments, with the focus being the emotional self versus the rational self.   Sometimes I wonder whether Colbert is tempted to drop his character for ten minutes and just have a good conversation with a thoughtful guest.  This might have been one of those times.


Category: Entertainment, Humor, Psychology Cognition

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Erich Vieth is an attorney focusing on consumer law litigation and appellate practice. He is also a working musician and a writer, having founded Dangerous Intersection in 2006. Erich lives in the Shaw Neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri, where he lives half-time with his two extraordinary daughters.

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