About Last Night: 11/6

Grown men overeating, drinking near sculptures, and a Facebook poke party.

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Moshpix: JBar in the James Hotel launched Addiction Thursdays last night, kicking things off with a Facebook-themed party. party pics were automatically uploaded to Facebook, and drinks included "The Tag" and "The Poke Me."
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Moshpix: The annual Sculpture Objects & Functional Art Fair (SOFA) hits Navy Pier this weekend, and the festivities kicked off with a preview party Thursday where art fiends got a first look at the goods. The fair runs through Sunday.
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Thirteen men competed to see who could eat the most Jake's XXX wings in 5 minutes, wings that made with the Bhut Jolokia pepper, the hottest of its kind in the world.
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The contest was held at Jake Melnick's Corner Tap and proceeds went to the Chicago Fire Fighters Union Local 2 for their Fill the Boot Campaign,
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Paramedics were on hand, just in case.
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Even these guys get groupies!
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The competitors had 5 minutes to eat as many wings as they could.
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Joe Brown outlasted the rest, eating 21 XXX hot wings.
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He won box seats at the United Center and a year's worth of wings at Jake's which he won't be taking advantage of anytime soon.
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