November 01, 2013
A master at going faster (6)
I calculate his rate at 1.7 pounds per minute. I doubt that I could eat a pound of anything in less than an hour.
Joey Chestnut eats 121 Twinkies in 6 minutes
TUNICA, Miss., Oct. 29 (UPI) -- Competitive eating champion Joey Chestnut added another record to his total by downing 121 Twinkies in 6 minutes at a Mississippi event.
Chestnut came in first during the weekend at the Major League Eating-sanctioned inaugural World Twinkie-Eating Championship at Bally's Casino in Tunica.
His closest competitor, Matt "The Megatoad" Stonie, downed 111 of the cream-filled cakes in the time allowed, the Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel reported Tuesday. [...]
Chestnut's record-setting feast amounts to 10.2 pounds of Twinkies, containing 18,150 calories, the Sentinel said.
Posted by joke du jour at November 1, 2013 09:02 PM
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