Alton has all of the markers of a stereotypical Republican: In keeping with a New York Occasions profile of Alton in 2016, “He’s a personal, politically conservative Southerner who typically carries a Bible and a firearm.” Nevertheless, it’s at all times potential that persons are not what they appear. The age outdated adage, “Don’t choose a e-book by its cowl,” is likely to be becoming, or on this case, “Don’t choose your meals earlier than you eat it!”
In 2012, Alton tweeted a easy, “Vote forged.” Nevertheless, when followers began asking who for, Alton wouldn’t give them a glimpse into his view on politics. As a substitute, he posted an image of a post-it studying, “Nope! I hate it when entertainers get political. I stick with the ‘shut up & play your guitar rule.’ #ShutUpAndCook.” So one factor we do learn about Alton Brown’s politics is that he likes to maintain them quiet.