Tag: Freewill

Chapter 20 – Janet and the Evolutionary Account of Freewill

In Chapter 20, Michael and Janet investigate the cause of Janet’s glitches.  It turns out that the cause of the glitches is Janet providing information that is incompatible with objective truth.  In other words, Janet is lying.  Janet, however, points out that Janets cannot lie.  However, after 802 reboots, Janet […]

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Chapter 34- Has Love Ever Been a Choice?

In Chapter 34, we find the episode confusing issues of freewill with the ability to choose our emotions.  The argument seems to be that one’s emotions are in some sense a product of freewill.  If one lacks freewill, then our emotions do not count.  However, as I will show, there […]

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