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Here Is A Man Eating Eighteen Taco Bell Breakfast Tacos In Six Minutes. You’re Welcome!

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A competitive eater named Jamie "The Bear" McDonald celebrated the launch of Taco Bell's new breakfast menu by eating 18 breakfast tacos in six minutes.

CHICKEN WINGS

Molly Schuyler Shattered Kobayashi’s World Record At Wing Bowl 22

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At this morning's Wing Bowl 22 competition, Molly Schuyler, a mother of four from Nebraska, destroyed Takeru Kobayashi's two-year old world record.

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With Leather’s Watch This: How Not To End A Hot Wing Eating Contest

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A peaceful hot wing eating contest ended with a pantsing and a punch in the face, which is how every hot wing eating contest should end.

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Watch Takeru Kobayashi Chug A Gallon Of Milk In Seconds

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Takeru Kobayashi is taking this milk doing a body good thing way too seriously.

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A Weekend Of Sports At Austin’s Fun Fun Fun Fest 2012

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Austin, Texas, has 8-10 festivals every weekend, but this weekend was a big one: the 7th annual Fun Fun Fun Fest, featuring a reunited Run DMC, everyone from Public Image Ltd to X to f**king Kreayshawn and a cannon that shoots tacos.

AT LEAST IT'S COMPETITIVE

Florida Man Wins Live Python In Insect Eating Contest, Dies Too Quickly To Enjoy It

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*grabs morning newspaper, sits down in favorite recliner, reads "Florida Man Died", takes sip from coffee, sits back* A man from West Palm Beach died after eating dozens of cockroaches and worms as part of an eating contest, according to the Broward Sheriff's Office.

2012 BUFFALO WING FESTIVAL

Joey Chestnut Eats 8 Pounds Of Wings, Gloriously Uses Twitter For Poop Updates

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This video is nearly 17 minutes long and is incredibly boring -- at one point the cameraperson seems to forget they're taping a competition at all and just films peoples' shoulders -- but it's necessary to illustrate Joey Chestnut's remarkable win at the 2012 Buffalo Wing Festival, and punctuate what a gross f**king human being he is.

BOGGLE

Sports On TV: King Of The Hill’s 25 Greatest Sports Moments

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Previous 'Sports On TV' columns (for <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/07/sports-on-tv-saved-by-the-bells-20-greatest-sports-moments#page/1" target="_blank">'Saved By The Bell'</a> and <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2012/07/sports-on-tv-full-houses-20-greatest-sports-moments#page/1" target="_blank">'Full House'</a>) have been fun to write but a pain to suffer through for research, because seriously, have you tried watching an 8th season episode of 'Full House' in 2012.

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Forget Coney Island, The U.S. Military Hosted Its Own Eating Contest

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Like millions of Americans, there was a time when I thought that competitive eating was awesome.

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Because It's Friday, Here's A Guy Eating A Cheeseburger With The Wrapper On

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"Shoenice" (he's the one in the video wearing a shirt with SHOENICE across the front) is a comedian from upstate New York and a Yankees fan who has amassed a decent amount of side-eyed Internet fame for eating random sh*t -- <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TjZl2XGrX9k" target="_blank">bottles of Elmer's Glue</a>, <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-y6f0g5odk" target="_blank">tampons</a>, an <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y_i2WEsS3W0&feature=fvwrel" target="_blank">entire box of crayons</a>, etc.

AT LEAST IT'S COMPETITIVE

Kobayashi Set The World Record For Grilled Cheese Eating At SXSW

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As we’ve touched on in the past, the people at RecordSetters have given every one of us average Joes the ability to set world records, even with minimal effort and talent.

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The Only Way To Beat Kobayashi Is To Cheat

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On Tuesday, Sonya "Black Widow" Thomas won the Wild Turkey 81 Eating World Championship with a <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2011/11/have-a-happy-and-safe-thanksgiving-and-for-gods-sake-use-a-fork">world record 5.25 pounds of turkey downed in ten minutes</a>.

AT LEAST IT'S COMPETITIVE

Have A Happy And Safe Thanksgiving, And For God’s Sake Use A Fork

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With Leather will be updating sporadically tomorrow, but chances are we'll be spending most of my second least-favorite holiday* with our families.

Helpful Tips For Competitive Eating

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Five years ago, Taylor Mak had a vision – he wanted to start a club for amateur competitive eaters.

MARYLAND TERRAPINS

College’s First Competitive Eating Team?

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A team of competitive eaters at the University of Maryland has achieved club status with that school, securing an undetermined amount of funding for what might be the first collegiate team in competitive eating.

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Man, Dog Vie For Ultimate Eating Title

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If I were in charge of programming for a major network and someone came to me with two pitches and said, “OK, we’ve got a show featuring Jeff Dunham and his puppets or we have a dude challenging his dog to an eating contest”, you’d think the choice would be pretty simple, right.

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Joey Chestnut Lost To A Woman

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Sonya Thomas has been a hot name on the professional food eating circuit as of late.

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Kobayashi Goes On Hunger Strike

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The Fourth of July is quickly approaching, and what better way to celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence than gratuitous gluttony.


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