The Benefits of Self-Control and Viggo Mortensen

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Viggo Mortensen in "The Two Faces of January," a Magnolia Pictures release.

Psychologist Walter Mischel, designer of the famous Marshmallow Test, discusses why the ability to delay gratification is critical for a successful life and whether willpower is pre-wired or can be taught. Director Hossein Amini and Viggo Mortensen discuss their film “The Two Faces of January.” Matthew Thomas tells us about his novel We Are Not Ourselves. Vanity Fair contributor Jeffrey Stern on the Ebola epidemic and why the deadly virus escaped detection for three months and why a massive international effort has failed to contain it.