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Insane GIFs From the 2013 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest
Yesterday was the 97th annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog Eating Contest, held on the Fourth of July in Coney Island. Joey Chestnut managed to not only win the championship title for the seventh straight year, he also set a new world record by eating 69 hot dogs in…
Have You Ever Stumbled Upon A Treasure?
I have actually found a buck or two sometimes just walking in a parking lot.  I pick it up of course.  Even though it's only a buck, I look around quickly to see if anyone is nearby that might have dropped it.  Walking through parks I've found everything from backpacks to ba…
Ball Drop On New Years Eve
Ever wonder about that  ball in Times Square?  The New Year's Eve ball first dropped in Times Square in 1907.  I've researched it, um, just because I need to know.  Little things like this keep me out of trouble! :) Check out these interesting things I found out about &…