During his courtroom speech Jerry mentions an experiment where monkeys were assigned to either a soft, plush mother substitute or one made of hard, cold wire. Psychologist Harry Harlow conducted this research, colloquially know as the Surrogate Mother Experiment, during the 1960s.
Jerry: The human touch cannot be quantified. It cannot be analyzed with statistics. We cannot place a number on it. It is much more than a doorway to sexual molestation. It's the best, most direct, the most lasting way of affirming another person's humanity.
Original International Air Dates:
Slovakia: May 5, 2011 on JOJ