In the end, some eggs were eaten and a bunch of money was raised to help sick kids, which is great. But did Steve Harwell truly meet the egg challenge? No! People donated more than 10 grand with the understanding that he would make an honest attempt, but that didn't happen. When the eating got tough, he gave up. No puking, no gagging, no dropping dead of a sulfur overdose — just shame, failure, and admirable philanthropy.

Since the event, Smash Mouth's Facebook page has become festooned with outrage. Some blame Fieri for making the eggs too spicy, but most of the venom is for Harwell. "You fucked this one up pretty bad, Mr. Mouth," wrote one commenter. "50 eggs is humanly possible. You couldn't even do half that."

"Why didn't you eat the eggs?" wrote another disappointed soul. "This is fucking fraud. I'm calling my attorney (HE AN EGG)."


< prev  1  |  2  | 
Related: Review: Mirror Mirror, Review: Diablo 3, Photos: Dengue Fever and Omar Souleyman at the Paradise Rock Club, More more >
  Topics: Big Hurt , ostrich, fans, Children's Hospital,  More more >
| More

Most Popular
Share this entry with Delicious
  •   THE BIG HURT: LUPE’S CAREER CHANGE  |  March 19, 2013
    You may have already had a big luxurious eye roll at celebrities as "creative directors" of companies ...
  •   WHO CHARTED: SMOOTH JAZZ SONGS  |  March 12, 2013
    If you dig deep enough into's genre charts, past the foreign hits, past the Latin and Christian stuff and the MySpace streaming charts, you'll find one last afterthought: Smooth Jazz.
    In her long career of pushing boundaries, Madonna has run afoul of some of the world's most powerful institutions.
  •   THE BIG HURT: DIVING IN THE PR DUMPSTER  |  February 26, 2013
    I've been dumpster diving in the PR bin, the rankest receptacle of music industry waste, and I've come up with a dripping fistful of the month's hottest garbage.
  •   THE BIG HURT: LEANIN' WITH BIEBS  |  February 20, 2013
    Bieber was allegedly photographed sipping something from a double Styrofoam cup, in close proximity to a big bottle of codeine cough syrup. This can only add up to one thing: lean . That purple drank, the laudanum of Screw, the deadly nectar of Pimp C.

 See all articles by: DAVID THORPE