The current reigning champion is Joey "Jaws" Chestnut, who past year managed to eat 72 hot dogs in under ten minutes.
New Orleans competitive eater Adrian "The Rabbit" Morgan knew he'd have his work cut out for him if he was to win the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest in Coney Island, New York.
At last year's hot dog eating contest, Chestnut consumed a whopping 72 hot dogs and buns, which is just shy of his own record of 73.5.
Miki Sudo won the women's title, eating 37 hot dogs.
Chestnut, it's worth noting, is something of a hot dog eating legend as he's won the event 10 times thus far. "Like, 'We will celebrate whatever we want.' And in this case, we choose a hot dog contest", Shea said. If you're not in front of a TV you can catch the event streaming live on the ESPN app. For starters, while a hot dog and its bun have to be eaten, they don't have to be eaten together.
Three Rhino Poachers Eaten By Lions in South Africa The 30 square mile park is home to all of Africa's "Big Five" - rhinos, lions, elephants, buffalos, and leopards. In 2016 the reserve lost three rhinos when poachers got into the park and shot them dead for their ivory horns.
Eric Gonzalez, the Brooklyn district attorney, certified the final tally and Chestnut's record of 74, two more than he consumed previous year.
Still, she easily beat out second-place finisher Mischelle Lesco of Tuscon, Arizona, who chowed down 28 wieners and buns.
Both Chestnut and Sudo will take home a $10,000 first-place prize.
Miki Sudo is seeking a fifth women's title in a row. She described her performance as one she'd to improve upon in the future, but Sudo would be the first to admit "a win is a win".
Other members of Vermont's delegation have instead focused on condemning the Trump administration's approach to immigration. GOP voters were largely unmoved: 15 percent said "too aggressive" and 70 percent said "not aggressive enough".
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Mr Khan and Mr Trump have repeatedly clashed on Twitter , including in the aftermath of the London Bridge attack . Afterwards, the protest group tells Politico that they intend to take baby Trump on a world tour.
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Her 11th and final double fault came on match point. " I definitely had several chances in the match ", Sharapova said . But just, you know, sometimes you put yourself in a better or winning position, and you don't finish through.
Also, the Honor 10 GT features GPU Turbo (GT) technology that significantly improves the graphics performance of the smartphone . The competitor from Asus uses the 845 Snapdragon, but Huawei is likely to build its new on their own Kirin processor 970.
North Korea will be just the first stop on Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's first around-the-world trip as America's top diplomat. Trump on Sunday said North Korea is "very serious" about denuclearization , but the these reports indicate the opposite.
Instead it was expected that it would dissipate on its approach to the Caribbean, east of the Lesser Antilles. The system is forecasted to degenerate into an open trough east of the Lesser Antilles over the weekend.
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'Child's Play' Movie Reboot in the Works
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Greenpeace drone, toy plane crash into French nuclear plant
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