A nationally ranked competitive eater has become the first person to finish a 3-foot-long, 5-and-a-half pound burrito. Pablo Martinez, who is ranked 20th in the world by Major League Eating, finished Taqueria Yareli’s famous Anaconda burrito in 13 minutes and 8 seconds. Joey Ybarra, Martinez’s friend, documented the experience at the Fresno.
WASHINGTON — With less than hour to spare, the Senate late Friday backed legislation averting a government shutdown as coal-state Democrats retreated on long-term health care benefits for retired miners but promised a renewed fight for the working class next year. The vote was 63-36 and sent the stop-gap spending bill to President Barack Obama,
WILLIAM HEANEY, a retired Philadelphia police detective, is a polite conversationalist on the phone. Gracious, even.
But when Heaney goes by "Harbo" in the comment section of Philly.com, he shares his opinions on the superiority of the white race.