Hot Dog Hotshot Joey Chestnut Grills Competition

Men's division winner Joey Chestnut competes in the annual Nathan's Famous Fourth of International July Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York July 4, 2014. While Hurricane Arthur dampened many Independence Day plans, the prospect of wet weather created a silver lining at Nathan's Famous Fourth of July International Hot Dog-Eating Contest in Coney Island, New York, where competitors said soggy buns make for faster swallowing. REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY FOOD) ERIC THAYER / Reuters

The powerhouse eater downed 61 dogs in 10 minutes for his eighth straight win at the annual Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Coney Island.

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