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Chef Alton Brown
5' 10" (1.78 m)
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[observation, 2014, having left Good Eats
(1999) behind] People joke about midlife crises. 'Ooh, he's gonna get a red sports car and a mistress'. But really, I'm sitting here wondering what I'm going to be doing with the rest of my life. Is that a crisis? Yeah. But should I ignore that or run away from it? Not at all.
When he decided to have his own cooking show, he attended the New England Culinary Institute, graduating in 1995. Although he claims to have been a poor science student in high school and college, it was during this culinary training that he began to began to understand science because he felt the need to understand the underlying processes of cooking.