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How to win a hot pepper-eating contest (and still lose) 

Competitive eating is not a team effort. Instead, its very method—of using willpower to gorge beyond all bounds of satisfaction, comfort and health—makes it an entirely selfish activity, an ultimately American extension of both ego and intestines. Your abilities are not shared,…

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