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Veggie Weekend (pt. 2) ! Sun. and Mon. in Florida.

The Veggie Double Continues!

My 7.25 lbs of asparagus was promptly followed by the World Sweet Corn Eating Championship on the other side of the country.

Crazy? Maybe.

Awesome? Definitely.

Off to West Palm Beach

I took a red eye to Florida and arrived around 8 Am. Shell Lesco and I killed time by soaking and sunning on the beautiful shores of West Palm Beach.

Then we competed:

 42 Ears Later… I took second!

Post-Contest Festivites in Miami

L-R: Josh Miller, Crazy Legs Conti, Sudo, Shell Lesco, Badlands Booker, and MC extraordinaire Sam Barclay. 

Adding to the collection! 

I’ll grow up someday, but in the meantime, I love trophies. The one from corn is on the far left.

Full Results!

1st: Crazy Legs Conti with 43 ears of corn on the cob

2nd: Tie bw Miki Sudo / “Notorious” Bob Shoudt with 42

4th: Erik “The Red” Denmark, 40

5th: Michelle “Cardboard Shell” Lesco, 32

6th: Josh Miller, 31

7th: Tie bw Eric “Badlands” Booker / Adrian “The Rabbit” Morgan, 3

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