Painful Sports Video: Kobayashi Arrested at 2010 Nathans Hotdog Eating Championship

Painful video from a competitive eating competition and–surprise!–it’s not of someone hurling. They actually arrested a Japanese guy for NOT eating hot dogs. Yes, we’re now seeing the dark side of eating too much. (Video below)

From the National Post:

Controversy gripped the normally genteel world of competitive eating over the weekend when Japanese competitor Takeru Kobayashi was arrested after showing up and trying to compete at the Nathan’s hot dog eating competition. Kobayashi had been banned from the competition because he refused to sign a contract with organizers Major League Eating but defied the ban and tried to climb on stage. The diminutive Japanese competitor who weighs just 160 lbs was dragged away by police.

Read more: http://news.nationalpost.com/2010/07/05/competitive-eater-kobayashi-arrested-in-new-york/#ixzz0soP4BI7W