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Did you now that July is national Hot Dog Month. The average American eat 70 hot dogs each year. New York City is the hot dog “capital.” More then 105 million dogs was sold there in 2004. Mustard is the topping of choice among people who are more than 35 years old, but most younger eators prefer ketchup. Some people even like they’re hot dogs served in ice cream! The largest hotdog ever made was 1,996 feet long

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Did you know that July is National Hot Dog Month? The average American eats 70 hot dogs each year. New York City is the hot dog "capital." More than 105 million dogs were sold there in 2004. Mustard is the topping of choice among people who are more than 35 years old, but most younger eaters prefer ketchup. Some people even like their hot dogs served in ice cream! The largest hot dog ever made was 1,996 feet long.

 

Article by Gary Hopkins
Education World® Editor in Chief
Copyright © 2005 Education World

 

07/2005