Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about competitive eating goes down in this episode. Crazy Legs Conti spares no detail talking about the 14 times he’s competed in the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, eating against Joey Chestnut, his year-round training, post-event bathroom trips, food groupies, tips for beginners, and why he hates ketchup.
I went to the first-annual MLB FoodFest this weekend, and tried as many different ballpark foods as I could in 2 hours. Every dish got a one-word review. Mostly because that’s all I had time for between bites.
Braun Strowman: WWE superstar. 6-foot-8, 385 pounds.
Me: WWE fan. 5-foot-8, 180 pounds.
The Monster Among Men consumes 15,000 calories a day, anchored by his favorite thing to order at Chipotle: a 2-pound, 1,460-calorie bowl built around three servings of steak and two of chicken. To get pumped for WrestleMania, I tried it myself for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The only thing pumped afterward was my stomach.
It’s the end of the month, so – to distract you from the fact summer is basically over – I threw a little roundup together of some of my recent shows. I freaked out a little when Blake Horton made me eat all my calories for the day in one meal; freaked out a lot when I tried harvesting honey from swarms of bees; and then completely lost it when the Bella Twins came to visit.