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AP PHOTOS: Lines linger for famed Chicago hot dogs

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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's hippest hot dog stand helped elevate the lowly sausage into a culinary superstar by stuffing it with exotic ingredi... Full Story

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  • AP PHOTOS: Lines linger for famed Chicago hot dogs
    AP PHOTOS: Lines linger for famed Chicago hot dogs

    CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago's hippest hot dog stand helped elevate the lowly sausage into a culinary superstar by stuffing it with exotic ingredients including escargot, foie gras and rattlesnake. When the owner announced the gourmet shop was closing, everyone expected encased-meat aficionados to line u for one last taste.

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