Joey Chestnut shatters chicken finger world record

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Competitive eating champion, Joey “Jaws” Chestnut, devoured 44 Raising Cane’s chicken fingers in five minutes to set a new world record.

Now that’s a lot of chicken fingers.

The event took place Wednesday, July 27 – also known as National Chicken Finger day – to celebrate the opening of a new Raising Cane’s location on the Las Vegas Strip.

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“These things are big. They’re big, they’re meaty, but they’re delicious,” Chestnut said prior to the clock starting. “So, I’m just going to have to hustle and find my happy place and keep going.”

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