Star Trek’s Error

Spock’s lack of emotion would have made him irrational : Dangerous Intersection

Far from being a limitation or distraction, then, emotion is an integral part of cognition. Emotion constructs and maintains the somatic markers that allow us to evaluate the desirability of our actions.

Spock would have struggled for hours to decide simple matters, such as what to eat. That’s what pure rationality really gets you. Star Trek’s Error

 

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