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Ex-Champ Arrested at NYC Eating Contest
Offbeat  (tags: hot dog, eating champion, Coney Island, ex-champion, arrested, contract dispute, Fourth of July )

- 2788 days ago -
A Japanese eating champion who sat out this year's Coney Island Fourth of July hot dog contest appearently couldn't resist the temptation to show off anyway - and got arrested. Six-time champion Takeru Kobayashi was sitting in a jail cell Sunday after the
Safety Tips for the Fourth of July for Your Dog
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, pets, fourth of july, dogs, safety )

- 2792 days ago -
Well, it's that time of the year again and the Fourth of July is almost upon us. No doubt there will be many celebrations this weekend so I wanted to take the time to pass along some great health and safety tips for your dog from the ASPCA.

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