Major League Eating

"I was stuck in the tornado of sugar," the competitive eater said after consuming more than 12,000 calories in minutes.
Step 1. locate the perfect hot dog in 2016, on stage at July 4th while celebrating the birthright of America through competitive
And at www.crazylegsconti.com Should I not survive the death-defying Wonder Wheel hot dog stunt, in lieu of flowers send
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Somewhere in the distance the "What Trenton Makes the World Takes" sign was lighting up but isn't that slogan a bit defeatist? Still rumor has it that come late September only one of the two different and separate competing pork roll festival will have a Major League Eating event.
"MLE and Nathan's are completely open to working something out and having him come back -- We’ve always been open to it," Shea
I just canceled my flight to Las Vegas, which is bittersweet. Perhaps more sweet than bitter as the song goes, as I canceled because I have already qualified to compete at Nathan's Famous on July 4th in Coney Island.
Little Jimmy was a God-loving man, but also a lover of people and good times. He loved Coney Island and the July 4th contest where he and I could celebrate America, and then stroll post-contest to Ruby's on the boardwalk.
"The bacon was cooked just the way I like it -- a little crispy because I don't like having to chew it," Stonie told HuffPost
As the only competitor who has eaten in all 13 annual cannoli-eating contests people always ask how I prepare for the Sisyphean contest. It is a punishing discipline as the shell will cut up the roof of one's mouth and the filling will inflate someone.
I have been a competitive eater for thirteen years and despite my dwindling skills and shrinking stomach, I would eat for
When you think of great BBQ pork, stripped sauce-soaked goodness, you probably think of Clarksdale, or Walterboro, or some tiny town in Texas. What if I told you the best I've had was in Sasebo, Japan on the Navy Base?
I have been fortunate to be on six of those tours and as MLE often opens for a band with a Pro-Am, we not only eat for the troops, but with the troops -- each MLE eater is paired with one or two military members and eats as a team.
Although my mental prep seemed poised for victory, I wasn't prepared physically. My NYC diet of all-you-can-eat half-priced sushi and French toast has kept me in a shape, probably best described as an sagging water-balloon.
As the South Florida sun set, a golden maize hue on the horizon, one had to reflect on the corn eating championship. It was more than the usual competitive eating contest -- it had fights and forgiveness, despair and hope, bad behavior and magnanimity.
Leslie, the aforementioned bartender of the Corporation Bar in New Orleans, probably greets a lot of people with the above
"We're looking at the dining habits of the black hole," Ghez told HuffPost. "I always say the black hole is on a diet. It's
I have always relied on the kindness of strangeness, so 24 hours of shrimp cocktail, beer and whiskey in Indianapolis required a stumble to the dark side, with some nice folks along the way. As a city on the competitive eating circuit, Indy has often confounded me.