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BK Meatup photos, part 1: scenes from a wet t-shirt victory

Photos by Mark Sullivan Bernal.
Photos by Mark Sullivan Bernal.

Of the many highlights of last night’s thoroughly off-da-hook BK Meatup—the cheeseburgers, the NC-17 moments in the photo booth, the midnight makeout sessions on the dancefloor—none rivaled the bawdy wet t-shirt contest, in which a dozen game studs were soaked by eager volunteers wielding bar pitchers. Ryan Brady, a 23-year-old Williambsburgian, stole the contest, and many a heart, with his steamy kiddie-pool duet with Nicole C., a 26-year-old artist from Park Slope.

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Nicole C. shows how to do a proper dousing.

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“I started with the head then went nipples, crotch, butt,” Nicole said, when pressed for her contest-winning technique. “Nobody had done it that way before, and nobody did it afterwards.”

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Later, Ryan registered surprise at his victory “because I think there were a lot of really attractive guys up here.” His secret? “You just go out there and be yourself.”

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“I liked wetting him,” said Nicole, “because he looked like Wolverine.” Last night, Ryan wasn’t the only one getting… applause. Here are some of the others who did.

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Call a lifeguard! This guy was so good our emcee Sara Schaefer practically jumped in the pool with him.

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Thanks, everyone, who turned a ridiculous idea into a total hoot!

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