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KLUCKR & Elijah Wood Host Wing Eating Contest

IPHONE APP KLUCKR & ELIJAH WOOD HOST WING EATING CONTEST

Thursday, Jan. 8, 2010, New York

Last night, the Lower East Side bar that pay’s tribute to the 70’s sitcom Welcome Back Cotter, hosted ‘Lord of the Wings’, a wing eating contest for New York’s self-proclaimed hot wing fanatics.

Frodo Baggins himself, Elijah Wood kicked off the contest and guest DJ’d throughout the night.

The contest turned up the heat on its contestants, and the winner (pictured) took home a KLUCKR prize pack for his efforts.

The event was hosted by boutique owner, Dave Ortiz, and KLUCKR.

KLUCKR is a new iPhone app & website for the true wing connoisseur. It allows users to locate & rate wing joints, organize wing nights and even earn ‘Kluckr Bucks’ for hot prizes.  Created by wing lovers, for wings lovers, KLUCKR is off to a spicy start.

Event Details:
- Held at Epstein’s Bar, 82 Stanton Street, NYC
- Hosted by Dave Ortiz & KLUCKR
- Special guest DJ – Elijah Wood

Image Details:
- Elijah Wood & contest winner
- Photos courtesy of Susan Cook