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Downing 62 Hot Dogs In 10 Minutes

By Andie Summers @AndieSummers

Have you ever seen the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest?  It happens every Fourth of July on Coney Island and 

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Las Vegas woman remains hot dog eating champ, eats 38 dogs in 10 minutes

WATCH ABOVE: Footage of Miki Sudo holding onto champion title at Nathan’s hotdog eating contest.

NEW YORK – Defending champion Miki Sudo has won the women’s division of the annual July Fourth hot dog eating contest at Nathan’s Famous in Coney Island. 91 more words


Local Man Quits Job to Pursue Dream of Becoming A Competitive Eater

In what many are calling a ‘shocking’ and ‘daringmove leap, local insurance salesman Paul Corning announced earlier today that he will be resigning from his post in order to pursue his dream of competing in… 168 more words


Freedom Festival 2015

Date: July 3, 2015

Time: 4:00pm to 9:00pm

Shops At Wiregrass, 28211 Paseo Dr, Wesley Chapel, FL 33543

Opening Ceremonies:
4pm – 4:30pm at Center Court! 140 more words


This Graphic Shows How Many Hot Dogs It Takes to Win the Nathan's Eating Contest

According to Nathan’s Famous lore, the first Fourth of July hot-dog-eating contest took place the very year the hot dog stand on New York’s Coney Island opened in 1916. 249 more words

Ping and Percy

By Michael LeCompte

Eating contests have probably been around for as long as food itself and one of the strangest took place in 1919 and pitted a human against an ostrich to see who could eat the most spaghetti. 362 more words