Vocativ: Bloated But Loaded: Is A Competitive Eating Career Worth Stomaching?

To the regular-sized portion eater, the idea of power-munching as many hot dogs as you possibly can inside of 10 minutes sounds pretty disgusting. But even someone who believes that such an undertaking represents everything wrong with western overindulgence may be impressed to discover that the world record stands at 69 hot dogs—white breaded buns and questionable meat included.

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