Happening now: Wing Bowl

    It’s here, and it’s happening now: Wing Bowl.

    The annual competitive eating contest officially gets started at 6 a.m. – the doors have opened, though, and already half-drunk revelers are pouring in.

    In total, there will be two dozen contestants and thousands of spectators. And, of course, the Wingettes.

    Event sponsor WIP-AM has announced that hot-dog eating sensation Takeru Kobayashi of Japan will attend — but he won’t compete in the wing category. Instead, he’ll see how fast he can down a cheesesteak. The unofficial record is 48 seconds.

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    Bon Appetit! 

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