Originally Posted by cjopbj
Yeah, that's what I think. Kirk would buy him a beer and they'd have a laugh over the whole cupcake thing. Kirk is a team builder. That's his best leadership quality. That and his intuition. Both qualities Spock lacks - which is why even Spock saw the logic of following Kirk.
Yes. You are totally right in this. He'd sit him down and have a beer. Just remember he's a young Kirk so he doesn't have the same wisdom. He may have a bit of trouble negotiating around pitfalls at first.
Man, I can't wait for the next movie