New York, United States of America
TAKERO HOLDS HEAD AT THE CONEY ISLAND CONTEST.
Takero Kobayashi, the two time hot dog eating contest winner from
Japan, puts his hands on his head after winning the 88th annual
Nathan's Famous Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest in New York July 4,
2003. Kobayashi ate 44 hot dogs in 12 minutes. REUTERS/Shannon