Largest hot dog-world record set by Monterrey
Mexico -- Local businesses with the support of the Monterrey
city hall organized an event to create a 76.23 meters (250
feet) hot dog-setting the world record for the Largest
Photo: Tomas Bravo / Reuters
This new world
record for the Largest hot dog broke the previous
record of 61 meters (200 feet) set in Japan.
Americans consume approximately 20 billion
hot dogs each year — that’s 634 hot dogs per second!
Photo: Queen of Wien Martha Stewart held
up a 15-foot long wiener, modeled after the world’s largest
hot dog, which was 197 feet long.
The super-sized hot dog was made in Brooklyn,
New York, by Empire National. Said Martha:“For
those of you who don’t think length matters, I disagree –
especially when it comes to wieners. There’s just never enough
bites in a hot dog.”
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Sunday, September 28, 2008