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A side of pay-o

posted by Ainsley Drew   Mar 26, 2009

The winner of Jif’s Most Creative Peanut Butter Sandwich Contest this year was the Po’ Boy Peanut Butter Chicken Cheese Steak, created by Jordyn Boyer, age 10. Featuring ingredients like Worcestershire sauce, mozzarella, a hoagie bun, and chicken, that jar of strawberry jelly might find itself collecting dust in the pantry for quite some time.

Jordyn won a $25,000 college scholarship fund, and a lot of respect from Southern chefs everywhere.

One of the entries in the competition was called The Happy Hedgehog. I wonder how happy that hedgehog would be to find itself on Scanwiches.

We Work Remotely

Web design contest offers the potential winner

posted by Jason Kottke   Dec 09, 2005

Web design contest offers the potential winner a chance to “fire missiles remote-controlled by computer at a US military base in Iraq”. (via tmn)

Winners of the 2005 Faux Faulker Contest

posted by Jason Kottke   Jul 27, 2005

Winners of the 2005 Faux Faulker Contest. Winner: “The Administration and the Fury: If William Faulkner were writing on the Bush White House”.

Kobayashi wins 5th straight Nathan’s hot dog eating contest

posted by Jason Kottke   Jul 05, 2005

Kobayashi wins 5th straight Nathan’s hot dog eating contest. Sonya “Black Widow” Thomas placed second with 37 dogs, setting an American record.

Slideshow from GMHRD, an arcade game contest

posted by Jason Kottke   Jun 07, 2005

Slideshow from GMHRD, an arcade game contest in which contestants are clad only in their underwear. I missed my chance to shine at Dig Dug in my boxers because I was watching Six Feet Under. :(