You Only Need To Get Tipsy

The distinguishing characteristic of being human, is our ability to project experiences into the future. As Dan Gilbert put it, you don't need to try liver-and-onion ice cream to say "YUCK!"

Basically, we can take current and past experiences, and use them to make a judgment on how some stipulated condition will feel.

In the same way, after you've downed 3 bottles of beer and starting to feel the buzz, you know what it would be like if you downed another 3 more bottles. Logically speaking, you'd know when you need to back off. to avoid getting totally wasted.

The ubiquitous drunkenness proves otherwise...


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