Deep Inside Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Deep Inside Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest
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Deep Inside Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest

by Peter Smith

July 7, 2011

First x-ray image above shows an control subject's stomach after rapid ingestion of seven hot dogs. Bottom image shows a speed eater's stomach with 36 hot dogs. Images courtesy of Marc Levine via "Competitive Speed Eating: Truth and Consequences" ©2007 American Roentgen Ray Society.

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Deep Inside Nathan's Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest