The July 4th eating contest occurred this morning.
My brother claims to be the biggest fan of Joey Chestnut, the American eating contest chmapion.
Tom: "Experts said the 60 hot dog barrier couldn't be broken by humans! It was like the four-minute mile. Joey Chestnut proved them wrong. He's really a symbol of human achievement."
The Japanese champion, shown here after eating almost six pounds of pizza to win a Pizza Hut eating contest.