Fink Beats The Stomach

It is that time of year! The Third Finkie Awards will take place on Saturday, January, 13th 2018! Listen in as Mike & James go through the categories & nominees for the event.


But don't get ahead of yourself! Before we get there we need to finish out the Competitive Eating Calendar. As is tradition, the boys break down the St. Elmo's Shrimp Cocktail Eating Championship.

Direct download: Ep65.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:35pm EDT

The holiday season has officially begun & the Fink Brothers are chatting about their favorite Thanksgiving memories! On top of that, listen in as they discuss a hilarious marketing ploy & Badlands becoming the real life Aquaman!


Gather round with the family & listen in to this Thanksgiving edition of FBTS!

Direct download: Ep64.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 1:47pm EDT

There are tangents aplenty in the latest edition of FBTS - Marathons, Rankings, Women, Indian Tacos - You name it & the Finks rant about it. The year may be winding down, but the Fink Brothers ineptitude never wavers!

Direct download: Ep63.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 11:13pm EDT

A spooky & scary edition of FBTS! The ghosts & goblins are out, as the boys discuss Memphis Moonpies, the results from pouting, & a Halloween Costume Quiz!

Direct download: Ep62.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 9:46pm EDT

A Live report from two.. count them... TWO contests! That's right the Fink Brothers, in some form, were live in attendance at the recent dumpling & pork roll eating championships! On top of that the Finks discuss results from Cheeseburgs & Tamales, as well as reliving the confidence crisis of their youths.

Direct download: Ep61.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 10:21pm EDT

Carmen Cincotti joins the show to give his reaction to the news of Joey Chestnut's retreat from the Trenton Thunder World Famous Case's Pork Roll Eating Championship.

Also hear his thoughts on the rest of the competition, his history with Pork Roll, & the potential of changing the holiday season as we know it.

Direct download: CarmenPork.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 8:03pm EDT

This week the Finks discuss results from Bacon & Brats, including a heart warming tale of marital proportions! Then it is Mr. v. Mrs. as Mike & Kate go head to head in the cheese battle of the century. Finally, the Fink Brothers welcome their first literary guest - Mary Bowers returns to the show to talk about her new book!


You can find Mary's book, Batter Up!: A Sprinkle Of Recipes From A Competitive Eater on Amazon at the link below!!




Direct download: Ep60.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 10:12am EDT

West coast represent! Lesley Ryder joins the pod to give her first hand take of the Day-Lee Foods World Gyoza Eating Championship. Next up, Mike is fresh from Buffalo to discuss the sights & sounds of The U.S. National Buffalo Wing Eating Championship. Finally, James gives hot takes galore when discussion turns to a 2018 qualifier occurring in 2017.

Direct download: Ep59.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 10:20pm EDT

The Fink Brothers are back after wedding, honeymoon, and being on the road! Not only was it a busy month, but MLE had four contests this past weekend. Mike emceed 2 of them, so listen in to hear some first hand insight, including his biggest blunder yet. Also, hear James' hard feedback to the higher powers on the most recent ranking updates!

Direct download: Ep58.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 10:18pm EDT

Right before Mike goes to get hitched, the Fink Brothers snuck in a recording recapping the biggest day in Competitive Eating!

Join them as they discuss their personal experiences on the 4th at the Nathan's Famous Hot Dog Eating championship, the biggest surprises/disappointments, & a quick run down of some of the post Coney festivities & contests.

Direct download: Ep57.mp3
Category:Competitive Eating -- posted at: 4:08pm EDT