When Eating Contests Go Horribly Wrong

Holy Curry!

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/foodanddrink … pital.html

He added that half of the 20 people who took part in the challenge had dropped out after witnessing the first 10 diners vomiting, collapsing, sweating and panting.

Is it weird that I suddenly want to try this dish?

Yeah, I kinda do too. Just one bite though, not enough to warrant a trip to the ER like the folks in the story.
I assume they made it with plenty of ghost peppers. Having grown them in my garden last year, I must say they are ridiculously hot. A little definitely goes a long way.