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Man dies while trying to eat 50 hard-boiled eggs


Posted on Tuesday, 5 November, 2019 | Comment icon 23 comments

It goes without saying that you should not try this at home. Image Credit: PD - Max Pixel
An impromptu and ill-advised egg eating competition in India recently resulted in the death of a 42-year-old man.
According to reports, Subhash Yadav and his friend had been at the Bibiganj market in the Jaunpur district of Uttar Pradesh when they had an argument and decided that the best way to resolve their differences was to challenge one another to eat 50 hard-boiled eggs.

The winner of this bizarre contest would receive a paltry $28.

Things had been going fine until, upon attempting to eat his 42nd egg, Yadav collapsed on the spot.
He was rushed to the Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences for treatment however despite their best efforts doctors were unable to save him.

It turned out that he had died from "complications due to overeating dozens of eggs."

This isn't the first time something like this has happened either - back in 2012 a 20-year-old Tunisian man named Dhaou Fatnassi died after attempting to eat 28 raw eggs as part of a bet.

Suffice to say, eating a large number of eggs in one sitting is a bloody stupid thing to do.

Source: Vice.com | Comments (23)


Tags: Eggs, India


Recent comments on this story
Comment icon #14 Posted by poohbear on 6 November, 2019, 8:41
Cool Hand Luke did it!
Comment icon #15 Posted by acute on 6 November, 2019, 15:20
It's crazy trying to eat 50 eggs without fifty rashers of bacon.
Comment icon #16 Posted by Timothy on 6 November, 2019, 16:17
What is your diet? I hope not vegan! 
Comment icon #17 Posted by Matt221 on 6 November, 2019, 16:42
30 fried tomatoes,30 pieces of black pudding,10 tins of beans,and 14 loaves of fried bread,all washed down with 19 gallons of tea ..... 
Comment icon #18 Posted by Big Jim on 6 November, 2019, 16:58
Cool Hand Subhash, not so much.
Comment icon #19 Posted by Scholar4Truth on 6 November, 2019, 18:43
People have attempted this even with Marsh-mellows in a game called Chubby Bunny  https://www.snopes.com/fact-check/chubby-bunny-death/
Comment icon #20 Posted by crookedspiral on 6 November, 2019, 20:06
https://www.webmd.com/cholesterol-management/news/20190315/are-eggs-the-cholesterol-enemy-again I think that should be avoided, as much as possible. There are much healthier options than eggs if what you want is vitamins and minerals. Oysters for exemple, are low-fat and low in cholesterol while packing more protein and nutrients than eggs.
Comment icon #21 Posted by Trihalo42 on 7 November, 2019, 2:18
Just to respond to the comments about cholesterol and saturated fat, according to PubMed, maintained by the United States Federal Government: Dietary Cholesterol and the Lack of Evidence in Cardiovascular Disease "...For years, dietary cholesterol was implicated in increasing blood cholesterol levels leading to the elevated risk of CVD. To date, extensive research did not show evidence to support a role of dietary cholesterol in the development of CVD. As a result, the 2015–2020 Dietary Guidelines for Americans removed the recommendations of restricting dietary cholesterol to 300 mg/day..." ht... [More]
Comment icon #22 Posted by Roshman on 7 November, 2019, 12:38
This story is eggsagerated!!
Comment icon #23 Posted by 'Walt' E. Kurtz on 7 November, 2019, 13:03
Imagine the egg fart after 50 eggs.... you could save that and sell it to Putin.   


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