At an early age, his father showed him how to make a Molotov cocktail.
When he was 19, he was nearly arrested for setting off a homemade pipe bomb near his parents' home in Seaside, California.
She graduated from Los Gatos High School in Los Gatos, California and studied at San Francisco State University, graduating magna cum laude in May 1998 with a Bachelor of Arts in film and sculpture.
Byron was a cast member on Myth Busters from Season 1 until Season 12.
Tory has also been supported by his ex-girlfriend Kari Byron over the allegation and Kari was very outspoken about the topic too.
She simply stated that the allegation was downright stupid and ignorant.