Category Archives: emotion

Big Bang Theory–Yerkes-Dodson

In this clip, Amy is using Sheldon as a subject to find his optimum anxiety zone.  The whole episode relates to this concept Season 8- Episode 13. Big Bang Theory the Research  

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Seinfeld-Motivation and Emotion

In this clip, George, exhibits the Yerkes-Dodson Law when coming up with come backs.  He’s way over stimulated and well….”That’s what I should have said!” Jerk Store  

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In this clip, the Elaine, Kramer, Jerry and George practice saying “these pretzels are making me thirsty” using different emotions. Thanks to Scott Reed for the clip!

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Motivation and Emotion–Fried Green Tomatoes

This scene from “Fried Green Tomatoes” show us what catharsis really looks like!  

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