Chef Grant Achatz, not a fan of your little miracle.  (Screencap via GMA)

Over the weekend, a couple had dinner at the very high-end Alinea restaurant in Chicago. Unfortunately, the couple was third-wheeled during the meal by their loudly crying eight-month-old baby.


The baby's crying was apparently so loud that restaurant chef and co-owner Grant Achatz could hear it in the kitchen, prompting him to tweet out the following guaranteed-to-cause-a-shitstorm tweet:

Oh, it's on!

The Tweet generated a great deal of response. Many Twitter users were on his side:


Others were decidedly against:


Achatz even appeared on Good Morning America to elaborate on the Tweet which, it should be noted, only proposes that he's considering a ban, not that children are barred as yet:

Sources: H/T Gawker