clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

The Hot Dog Menace

New, 7 comments

If you buy something from an Eater link, Vox Media may earn a commission. See our ethics policy.

An organization by the name of the American Academy of Pediatrics is calling for "sweeping changes" to ... hot dog design. Spurred on by the hard-hitting fact that 17% of all food-related chokings are caused by hot dogs, the AAP has demanded that the shape of hot dogs be "redesigned" to stop them from lodging in kids' throats. But then how will the hot dogs fit in the buns? [TUK]