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2017 May 272nd14 2 min2nd Annual Meadowlands Ham Eating Contest East Rutherford, NJ
2013 Jun 153rd?2m10s Triple Triple Burger Eating Contest Little Ferry, NJ
2013 Jun 2?16.5? Annual Brooklyn Pizza Eating Contest Brooklyn, NY

RIP Pat “from Moonachie” Philbin

RIP Pat “from Moonachie” Philbin, whose passing was announced earlier today. He had suffered significant diabetes-related issues in recent years which required amputation of a foot. In addition to qualifying for Nathan’s Famous finals 5 times (2005-08, 2011), he was also a frequent guest on the Opie & Anthony radio show. His most famous moment on that program was probably the “baby bird” video from December 2006 in which he intentionally regurgitated egg nog into an intern’s mouth. has an article about Pat.

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A fundraiser has been set up for Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin after a recent amputation that was forced by numerous leg issues. The gofundme is currently $65 away from its $15000 goal.
Pat "from Moonachine" Philbin announces he was the runner up in today's ham eating contest at Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, NJ. Joe Menchetti was the winner. The contest was supposed to be pork rolls.
Anthony Cumia, co-host of the Opie & Anthony Show, was fired by Sirius XM after a twitter rant about a woman he claimed assaulted him after he photographed her in Times Square. The show had an annual egg nog drinking contest for several years; the 2006 contest won by Pat Philbin had an infamous ending. Pat Philbin has posted a reaction video to the dismissal.
UStream has a video where Joe Rogan recounts the 2006 egg nog drinking contest held during the Opie & Anthony. The former Fear Factor host says victor Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin's post-contest reversal was "crazier than Fear Factor, for sure". (via Pat "from Moonachie")
Jake's Wayback Burgers announces Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin won its contest for videos submitted by winners of its burger contests. The prize for the contest is $1,000.

2012 Jake’s Wayback Burgers Chowdown Showdown results

update August 13 Video of Nick Kehler winning at Newark, DE with a time of 2:42
Video by Johnnie Excel of contest won by Dave Brunelli
Pottstown Mercury article about Tyler Harshey’s victory
Will Millender’s video submission

update More winners – Armand Orlando – East Northport NY (gallery)
Kevin Ambs – Springfield, PA
Tyler Harshey – Pottstown, PA

Will Millender (1:52), Jamie McDonald (1:50), Pat Philbin, Joe Menchetti (2:07) and John “Oink Oink” Bradley (2:12) won their Chowdown Showdown burger eating contests held at various Jake’s Wayback Burgers locations. I will add other results as they come in.

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Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin and Dave "Tiger Wings & Things have been added to the field for the Crif Dog Classic. Two members of "Team Reddit", Grady Kelly and Ron George have also been listed in the contest roster.

Pat from Moonachie wins Rocco’s pizza

update June 6 hmalsman has a long video (over an hour about the contest) (Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3)

update June 4 Gothamist has a blog entry and Junito723 has a video.

Will Millender has the results from today’s eating contest at Rocco’s pizza in Brooklyn

1) Pat “from Moonachie” Philbin 19 slices (ate 4.5 slices in 2 minute overtime)
2) Dave Brunelli 19 slices (ate 4 slices in overtime)
3) Will Millender 17.25
4) Dave “US Male” Goldstein 16.25
5) Mike Longo 13.5
6) Seth Grudberg 11.5

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Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin won a sausage eating contest held at tonight's New Jersey Devils game.
TedWilliamsHead has a blog entry about Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin's successful completion of the "Fat Sandwich" challenge on the campus of Rutgers University.
DJNewStyle and Germfreak produced a podcast about their feud with Adam Richman after recording a video of Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin successfully completing the Fat Sandwich challenge at Rutgers University.

Pat from Moonachie vs. 5 “grease truck” sandwiches

HearUsTalk produced a video of Pat “from Moonachie” Philbin attempting to eat five sandwiches from the “grease trucks” on the campus of Rutgers University in under 45 minutes.

update Adam Richman had the following response to Pat’s feat: “Yeah but does he have the dopest TV show on the planet? I’m gonna go with…no.” (via DJnewstyle, who was blocked by Adam Richman)

update #2 Apr 6 11:34 am Craig noted that Adam Richman deleted his response, but it is still in the Google Cache

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An article about the Couch Potato Olympics is illustrated with a picture of Don "Moses" Lerman and Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin from a 2006 Nathan's qualifier.
Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin has uploaded a picture of his appearance in a promo for the November 30 episode of Cake Boss
Clifton Merchant Magazine has an article about Pat "from Moonachie (formerly Clifton)" Philbin which mentions the "Baby Bird" incident and the short IFOCE suspension that followed it.
Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin auditioned to play the role of "King Hippo" in a commercial for the Wii release of "Mike Tyson's Punch-Out!".
Pat "from Moonachie" Philbin reports that he will start a diet on April 1 and will retire from competitive eating if he does not get below 300 lbs. by May.

Pat from Moonachie on “The Biggest Loser”?

Pat “from Moonachie” Philbin’s twitter page reports that he is appearing today at a casting call for the NBC weight loss reality show The Biggest Loser. Pat has uploaded some pictures of the line

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Request for Famous Famiglia prize structure

The prize breakdown for the Famous Famiglia pizza contest listed the 7th place prize as $500. Pat Philbin came in seventh and said he received $250 on a forum thread. Does anyone have the final list of prizes?

The only mention of the Famous Famiglia contest results on appears to be the listing of winner on the contest calendar page.

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Articles about Nathan’s finalists

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