Mayor Bloomberg Makes Light of His Pun-Filled Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest Speech


In this clip, watch as New York City’s mayor Mike Bloomberg tries to get through his pun-filled speech at the weigh-in ceremony for Nathan’s Famous July 4 International Hot Dog-Eating Contest at Brooklyn’s Coney Island. Towards the end, Bloomberg makes light of the situation and states, “Who wrote this shit?”


photos by Kristen Artz for NYC Mayor’s Office