Tag Archives: cognition

Cognition- The Big Bang Theory

Prototypes and priming abound (maybe a little overconfidence effect)!!! The last person I would want to play Pictionary with is Sheldon Cooper!

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Thinking/Language/Cognition–Functional Fixedness–MacGyver

For MacGyver, functional fixedness does not exist.  In this clip from the pilot episode, he de-fuses a bomb using a paperclip.  Many other episodes of this show would have awesome examples, too!

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