Originally Posted by cjopbj
This is what I've read about the outburst:
I heard the same thing. It was, I think, one of the scenes shown when Abrams did his little "advance viewing" tour of the world....
And, it is absolutely true that early Spock was much more open about his emotions (smiling at the flowers, smirking at Uhura when she sings a suggestive song about him) than later Spock....and yet, later Spock was far more volatile...when he blew, he blew big!