Watch This Legend Slam 72 Hot Dogs Down His Throat

Now that's what we call a world record...

Since the invention of the wheel, humans have been pushing the boundaries of what is possible using their skill, wit, and physical prowess.

Three days ago, at Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest in Coney Island, NYC, mankind reached its pinnacle.

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This is Joey 'Jaws' Chestnut, the defending Competitive Hot Dog eating champion of the world, and this 4th of July he ate 72 hot dogs in under ten minutes...

Thanks to the wonder of modern technology (and Facebook snooping), we have the footage.

Happy Friday.

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