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Nathan's Famous

A pile of hot dogs are readied for sampling during a weigh-in for contestants in the annual Coney Island Fourth of July international hot-dog eating contest during a weigh-in for contestants at City Hall Park in New York, Tuesday, July 3, 2012. Five-time, hot dog-eating world champion Joey Chestnut try to break his own world record of downing 68 hot dogs and buns in ten minutes. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Nathan's hot dog contest

Contestants compete in the 2012 Nathan's Famous Fourth of July

International Eating Contest at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of

New York on July 4.