Competitive Eater Ingests a Month's Worth of Cholesterol in 1 Minute (VIDEO)

takeru kobayashiI'm one of those people who gets squeamish easily. So you can imagine that competitive eating contests just about take the cake for the No. 1 thing I can NOT even begin to watch. BLEH! Just thinking about them makes me flinch. Seriously, why anyone would aim to be the best at shoving a bajillion things in their mouth at once is way too far beyond me.

But nevertheless, there are some serious "professionals" in the field, including the one and only Takeru Kobayashi. I wonder: When these boys are little, do they tell their mommies and daddies, When I grow up, I wanna be able to eat until others vomit watching me!

Kobayashi stopped by the Sports Illustrated offices in Manhattan recently and was challenged to scarf down what may be possibly the grossest thing I've ever seen. And yes, I've seen the cow brain stunt from '06. Continue reading to find out what he ate!

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Ready for it? Hard-boiled eggs.

Okay, I know -- it's weird, and it's totally a personal thing. But ever since I was a little girl, the texture and everything about hard-boiled eggs has 100 percent made me feel disgusted. Yes, I like scrambled eggs and omelets. But something about hard-boiled eggs just skeeves me out beyond explanation.

And there Kobayashi is, eating not one, not two, but legitimately shoving 32 eggs into his mouth in a one-minute time period. And the worst part? He washes it all down with a nice frosty gallon of milk in just 19 seconds! That's got to do wonders for the stomach, eh?

Watch Kobayashi wolf it down, here:

What foods gross you out?

 

Image via Sports Illustrated

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