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Sonya "The Black Widow" Thomas accepts her trophy after she wins  Nathan's Famous Women's Hot Dog Eating World Championship, Wednesday, July 4, 2012, at Coney Island, in the Brooklyn borough of New York.  Thomas beat her own record by gobbling down 45 hot dogs and buns in 10 minutes to win the women's competition at the annual Coney Island contest.  (AP Photo/John Minchillo)

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