When Good People Do Bad Things
Is it possible for a good person to turn evil? Do you think you have an inner demon that could be triggered to make you rob a bank, steal from a neighbor or torture another human being?
Rene and Dr. Zimbardo
The Dr. Phil studio audience was secretly recorded while waiting to be seated. Would they blindly follow someone just because he looked like an authority figure?
See the hilarious results!
The taser used in the experiment is fake, and the security guard and perpetrator are actors.
"Not at all," he says.
"Do you have a rough-and-tumble job or something?"
"No, sir. I'm a facility director at our church," Jason says.
"I bet that collection plate fills up this Sunday!" Dr. Phil jokes.