“First held in 1972, the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest is approximately as American as you would suspect it to be.” Have we reached a hot dogs-per-minute plateau in competitive eating? 6 more words
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Protesters Attacked Hot Dog Eating Contestants With Fake Blood. Can We Attack Them With Fake Wieners?
Forget the fireworks, beer, and parties. The main event of the 4th of July weekend takes place on Coney Island – the Nathan’s Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest. 623 more words
Matt Stonie vs Joey Chestnut. Miki Sudo vs Sonya Thomas. It’s the 100th annual Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest.
Or is it?
“Showmen behind Nathan’s annual Fourth of July hot dog eating contest have long claimed the tradition began in 1916 as a showdown between patriotic immigrants on the Coney Island boardwalk. 276 more words