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Published:July 5th, 2010 11:24 EST
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Chaos At Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Japanese competitive eating champion Takeru `Tsunami` Kobayashi was arrested on Sunday after an altercation at the premier hot dog munching contest in New York.

hot dog`He was taken in custody for disrupting the Nathan`s hot dog eating contest,` a New York Police Department spokeswoman told AFP.

`He has been charged with resisting arrest, trespassing, and OGA (obstructing governmental administration),` she added." AFP

The Japanese eating champion has won the world`s most famous eating completion six times, but he wasn`t competing this year because of a contractual disagreement with the organizers of the event.

I always considered competitive eaters as wimps who weren`t real athletes, but this Japanese dude stormed the stage as if he were a professional wrestler.

If Takeru spends any time behind bars he`d better not tell his fellow jailbirds that he was arrested for "obstructing governmental administration", that`s guaranteed to get your butt kicked.

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