July is the hottest month.
It’s also the National Hot Dog Month. During the summer season, from Memorial Day to Labor Day, Americans typically, scarf down seven billion hot dogs, which breaks down into 818 hot dogs, consumed every second.
Los Angeles is presently, the top hot dog-eating city in the nation.
Stripped to its basics, a hot dog is nothing more than a frankfurter, cradled in an oblong bun. But what makes its many variants is the choice of toppings.