Brown was then besieged by followers who objected to his editorial comment.
@kmccoy You're right. I will erase the offending tweet immediately. But, keep in mind, I'm man enough to be stupid and "less meaningful".
— Alton Brown (@altonbrown) March 15, 2012
Then Brown decided to delete his tweet.
To paraphrase Laura Ingraham, “shut up and cook.”
Hat tip: Sean Hackbarth.