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Hot dog wars

Joey Chestnut wins the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, setting a new world record by eating 74 hot dogs in Brooklyn, New York City, July 4, 2018. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Joey Chestnut wins the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, setting a new world record by eating 74 hot dogs in Brooklyn, New York City, July 4, 2018. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Joey Chestnut wins the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, setting a new world record by eating 74 hot dogs in Brooklyn, New York City, July 4, 2018. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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The annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in Brooklyn. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

The annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in Brooklyn. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

The annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in Brooklyn. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Competitive eater Miki Sudo, after eating 37 hot dogs, wins the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Miki Sudo, after eating 37 hot dogs, wins the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Miki Sudo, after eating 37 hot dogs, wins the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Competitive eater Michelle Lesco competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Michelle Lesco competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Michelle Lesco competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Joey Chestnut wins the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, setting a new world record by eating 74 hot dogs. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Joey Chestnut wins the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, setting a new world record by eating 74 hot dogs. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Joey Chestnut wins the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, setting a new world record by eating 74 hot dogs. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Spectators at the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators at the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators at the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Max Suzuki competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Max Suzuki competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Max Suzuki competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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The annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

The annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

The annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Sonya Thomas competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Sonya Thomas competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Sonya Thomas competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Spectators wait in line. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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A fan waits for the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to begin. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

A fan waits for the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to begin. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

A fan waits for the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to begin. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Michelle Lesco competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Michelle Lesco competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Michelle Lesco competes. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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A fan is checked by security. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

A fan is checked by security. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

A fan is checked by security. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Competitive eater Miki Sudo, after eating 37 hot dogs, wins the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Miki Sudo, after eating 37 hot dogs, wins the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Miki Sudo, after eating 37 hot dogs, wins the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Fans wait for the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to begin. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Fans wait for the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to begin. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Fans wait for the annual Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest to begin. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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Competitive eater Joey Chestnut rests before the contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut rests before the contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

Competitive eater Joey Chestnut rests before the contest. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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A man dressed as ketchup. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

A man dressed as ketchup. REUTERS/Stephen Yang

A man dressed as ketchup. REUTERS/Stephen Yang
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