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    Kobayashi Arrested

    If you didn't think professional eating was a sport...Kobayashi has been having a contract dispute with his organization and now he's getting arrested at the "Super Bowl" of professional eating.

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ACO6rYK5dhM]YouTube - Kobayashi arrested@Nathan's International Hot Dog Eating Contest[/ame]



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    He's the reason that Nathans hot dog eating contest has become relevant. No one really paid attention to it until Kobayashi ate a **** ton of hot dogs.



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    y did he get arrested?


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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    This smacks of being a setup.



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    "He was under arrest Sunday afternoon, charged with resisting arrest, trespass and obstructing governmental administration."

    Kobayashi arrested after Chestnut?s hot dog win - othersports- nbcsports.msnbc.com



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    another one...

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sAwrD0et2aU&feature=player_embedded]YouTube - Raw Video: Ex-champ Arrested at NY Hot Dog Event[/ame]



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    Quote Originally Posted by iowajazz View Post
    If you didn't think professional eating was a sport...[/url]
    Annnd how does this make professional eating a sport?



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    How sad, one day the biggest eater, the next day a has been.


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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    He was probably just hungry and climbed up onto the stage to get a hot dog or 2. Or maybe 60.


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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclones_R_GR8 View Post
    He was probably just hungry and climbed up onto the stage to get a hot dog or 2. Or maybe 60.
    Nathan's hot dogeatin contest...crowded, hot & full of uglies! Like McDonald's but outdoors and on ESPN

    I was there...he wasn't on stage but they did show him on the jumbotron taunting Chestnut a few times to the delight of the crowd...
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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    Quote Originally Posted by andynel88 View Post
    Annnd how does this make professional eating a sport?
    Contract disputes....arrests....sounds like the NBA and NFL to me.



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    This smacks of being a setup.
    It is kind of WWE-ish.

    All you need is Jim Ross: "What...OH MY GOD! That's KOBAYASHI's music!"



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    Quote Originally Posted by theshadow View Post
    It is kind of WWE-ish.

    All you need is Jim Ross: "What...OH MY GOD! That's KOBAYASHI's music!"
    Also, the fact that each of these competitors feel the need to have nick names adds to the WWE similarities.



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    Also, the fact that each of these competitors feel the need to have nick names adds to the WWE similarities.
    Also the fact that he is wearing a Free Kobi t-shirt. Who plans ahead and wears a shirt like that knowing he is getting arrested?

    Luckily he didn't compete. How would you like to be the cell mate of a guy that just downed 60 hot dogs?



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    Re: Kobayashi Arrested

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonehomer View Post
    Also, the fact that each of these competitors feel the need to have nick names adds to the WWE similarities.
    Plus the belt, replete with pepto bismol ads on it...which chestnut promptly drank upon finishing



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