“Molly had called about a year ago, she said, and we took it as a hoax,” Lee said. “This little girl walked in here and… she’s one of the daintiest, smallest ladies that I’ve see try the 72-ounce steak.”
Molly Schuyler, a competitive eater from Bellevue, Neb., successfully completed two 72-ounce steak dinners at the Big Texan Steak Ranch in Amarillo, Tex., this week. The dainty, small lady (elsewhere known as the "bottomless pit" and "the 120-pound mother from Nebraska") also won Philly's famous Wing Bowl in January. I think she's about due for a real nickname. [Amarillo Globe-News, h/t our [...]
Last weekend, to celebrate my 40th birthday, some friends and I rented a house on Pot Island, a tiny and humorously named land mass in Connecticut’s Thimble Islands. We thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.
You did what? Exactly who the hell do you think you are?
No seriously, I’m just some guy. But you discover, when embarking on this sort of project, that if you combine a large group of people, the result is some serious purchasing power! We each threw in somewhere around three hundred bucks. (They haven’t told me what the exact figure was, because, well, it was my birthday.) We stayed from Friday to Monday. We cooked all of [...]