Last night the nerdy CBS comedy The Big Bang Theory once again looked to Star Trek. This time Sheldon suggests that Star Trek: The Motion Picture taught an important lesson in how the Vulcan ritual of Kolinahr can be a way to suppress the sex drive. Watch it below.
Can Kolinahr Control Sexual Urges?
In The Big Bang Theory episode "The Alien Parasite Hypothesis" Sheldon Cooper says that while he considers Star Trek: The Motion Picture as "terrible", Amy Farah Fowler can find inspiration in Spock’s Kolinahr ritual attempt to suppress all emotion as a way for her to deal with some new feelings she is having.
You can watch the full episode at CBS.com.