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Sonya Thomas smiles as she stands on the scale during the official weigh-in for the Nathan's Fourth of July hot dog eating contest, Wednesday, July 3, 2013 at City Hall park in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

Joey Chestnut wins the 2013 Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest

July 4, 2013

Joey Chestnut won the annual hot dog eating competition for the seventh year in a row, eating 69 hot dogs and buns in just 10 minutes to break his own record of 68. In the women's competition, Sonya Thomas held onto the title by eating 36 3/4 hot dogs.