Gov. Quinn Takes The Cinnamon Challenge

By Samantha Abernethy in News on Feb 3, 2012 8:40PM

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Gov. Pat Quinn joined Jonathon Brandmeier on WGN this morning, and Brandmeier dared Quinn to take the cinnamon challenge.

For those who don't know, the challenge is to swallow a spoonful of cinnamon in less than 60 seconds without using water and without vomiting or inhaling the powder, which is pretty painful.

As you'll see below, Quinn was successful. In fact, it's rather anticlimactic.