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Archive: January, 2009

Super Squibb ready to defend his title at Wing Bowl 18

Friday, January 30, 2009, 11:43 AM
Jonathan Squibb, a skinny 23-year-old from Winslow Township, NJ, is the new Wing Bowl champion. Super Squibb tore through 203 wings, 23 more than second place finisher Not Rich, and 50 more than third place eaters Hank the Tank and Da Disposal, while chomping his way to glory and a brand new Mini Cooper... Read more

Drunken revelry, breasts, and Angelo Cataldi

Friday, January 30, 2009, 8:35 AM
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Wing Bowl special guests

Friday, January 30, 2009, 7:41 AM
New Orleans Saints lineman Jahri Evans chose the Wing Bowl over the Super Bowl. The football player, born at Frankford Hospital, is here in an old-school Phillies jacket and cap. State Supreme Court Justice Seamus McCaffery is making the event a little more honorable. His Honor, a huge fan of Wing Bowl... Read more

Toastee is in the house

Friday, January 30, 2009, 6:45 AM
Toastee from VH1's "Flavor of Love 2" and "I Love Money," is here. She's one of "Damaging Doug" Canavin's Wingettes. Toastee, aka Havertown's Jennifer Toof, says she's working on a dramatic series pilot for TV and keeping her reality show options open. Toastee says she's... Read more

Angelo Cataldi predicts increased vomiting

Friday, January 30, 2009, 6:13 AM
Wing Bowl ringleader Angelo Cataldi says he's more nervous than ever for Wing Bowl this year. With all amatuer eaters, there could be more vomiting, predicts Cataldi. Stay tuned. "Gentleman Jerry" Coughlan, favored by some to take the crown this morning, was perfectly calm when we spoke with... Read more

And so it begins. Wing Bowl 17 kicks off in an hour.

Friday, January 30, 2009, 5:00 AM
We've just arrived at the Wachovia Center for Wing Bowl 17 and will be providing updates on the eaters, and more importantly, the Wingettes, very shortly. In the meantime, you can compete at home by clicking here. Read more

Wings bruiser featured tonight on TruTV

Wednesday, January 28, 2009, 3:07 PM
Philadelphia Wings tough guy Geoff Snider will be featured at 9 tonight on the TruTV series “Most Daring.” Here's the clip of Snider on the program, which interviews the bruiser who says he fights to change momentum of a game. Read more

Lucky Wingette sidelined due to foot injury

Wednesday, January 28, 2009, 8:56 AM
With Tiffany Heller sitting out Wing Bowl 17 (Friday at Wachovia Center) with a foot injury, it's anybody's game. For the past four years Heller has served as a Wingette for the winning eater. First she cheered on Bill "El Wingador" Simmons in Wing Bowl 13, then spent three years alongside... Read more

Baskett's betrothed Kendra graces new Playboy cover

Monday, January 26, 2009, 4:21 PM
In case any of Eagles receiver Hank Baskett's teammates haven't yet seen his fiance naked, they have a new chance. Kendra Wilkinson is on the cover of the February edition of Playboy and in a layout called "Good Bye Girls." While Wilkinson looks far better naked inside the mag than she does... Read more

Gerard Butler to Philly ladies: Talk dirty to me

Monday, January 26, 2009, 9:01 AM
Gerard Butler says that most women that he's met in town have been nothing but polite to his face, but he does enjoy hearing their more-risque remarks second-hand. The "300" and "PS, I Love You" star drove women wild at City Hall Friday when Mayor Nutter presented a Liberty Bell... Read more
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