Contestants Joey Chestnut prepares to compete in the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York
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Joey Chestnut prepares to compete in the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island in New York, July 4, 2014.Eric Thayer—Reuters
Contestants Joey Chestnut prepares to compete in the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York
Nathan's Fourth of July Hot-Dog Eating Contest Coney Island
Tim Janus, Joey Chestnut, Matt Stonie
Nathan's Fourth of July Hot-Dog Eating Contest Coney Island
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Men's division winner Joey Chestnut competes in the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York
Contestants Joey Chestnut and Matt Stonie compete in the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island
Tim Janus, Joey Chestnut, Matt Stonie
Annual Hot Dog Eating Contest Held On New York's Coney Island
Joey Chestnut
Joey Chestnut prepares to compete in the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island in New York, July 4, 2014.
Eric Thayer—Reuters
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