Takeru “The Tsunami” Kobayashi
January 13, 2007
Takeru Kobayashi is the best competitive eater on God’s green earth. Kobayashi owns the Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest, which he has dominated for the past six years. In 2006 he sucked back 53 3/4 hot dogs and buns in 12 minutes flat by employing the Solomon technique, where he breaks the dog in two and dominates the dog.