A Michigan State College senior tried his hand at a problem posted on Snapchat final week – to eat one hundred McDonald’s McChicken sandwiches in a 24-hour interval, with out vomiting.
Derek Metcalf thought he’d give it a go since he’s already such a fan of the hen sandwich.
“I’m a fan of the McChicken,” Metcalf informed the Lansing State Journal, “I’ve all the time liked them.”
The chemical engineering main began getting ready for the consuming marathon the weekend earlier than by understanding aggressively. He tried to burn as many energy as he might since one hundred McChicken sandwiches – with shredded lettuce, mayonnaise, toasted bun and hen patty – equals about 35,000 energy, or roughly 17 occasions the advisable quantity of energy a mean grownup male ought to be consuming day by day.
Metcalf began his experiment at four:30 a.m. Monday, working his means via the ten sandwiches he had bought the night time earlier than.
The primary 4 have been straightforward, the Lansing State Journal reported. However Metcalf quickly discovered his downfall.
“An excessive amount of mayo makes a person weak,” Metcalf stated. “It was actually exhausting to eat that quantity of mayo.”
A part of the problem is to eat the McChicken sandwiches unadulterated, so Metcalf pressed on, mayonnaise and all.
The school scholar needed to stuff his backpack filled with the sandwiches when he left for sophistication, which gained him some odd appears from his friends.
Metcalf stored monitor of his progress on Snapchat, which shortly amassed greater than 5,000 views when he uploaded it to Michigan State College’s particular Snapchat story.
The movies consisted of Metcalf ordering and consuming the sandwiches, however it additionally included ideas for find out how to get McChicken sandwiches crispy after refrigeration. One consists of pan-frying the patty, or throwing the sandwich within the oven on low warmth.
After Metcalf was closing in on 20 McChickens, he began to lose steam.
“Personally, I had him at sixteen or 17,” Metcalf’s pal Andrew Seng stated. “He undoubtedly surpassed what I assumed he might do.”
Seng purchased Metcalf the subsequent 5 sandwiches. Nevertheless, as soon as Metcalf hit 24, he needed to give up.
Surprisingly, because the problem, Metcalf hasn’t drained himself out of the crispy greenback menu staple.
“The day after I used to be grossed out, however at the moment I might order one,” Metcalf stated.