Joey Chestnut Breaks Kobayashi’s Hot Dog Eating Record
He didn’t just break it; he shattered it. Joey Chesnut devoured Kobayshi’s 53 3/4 hot dog record like he was munching on ramen noodles. But oh no, Chestnut did not stop there; the San Jose native tacked on an additional six-pack of dogs for good measure. And this Chestnut cat is no porker either — the kid’s in pretty good shape.
With that, I would like you to meet your newest
pig competitive eating slob hot dog champion, Joey Chestnut. A world record 59 1/2 hot dogs in 12 minutes:
Thanks to my man John Fricke for bringing this story to my attention, and big ups to Ballhype for coming through with the footage!