A word to the wise: stay away from ghost peppers.
Sometimes hot peppers can straight-up burn a hole through the human body.
Technically Incorrect: Some challenges go too far. Ghost peppers can turn you into a ghost. Don't be this man.
A man who ate ghost peppers in a contest was left with a 1-inch hole in his esophagus.
A ghost pepper's heat is described in terms normally reserved for carpet bombings. Its heat is measured at 1 million units on the Scoville scale, a per-mass measure of capsaicin — the chemical compound that imbues peppers with heat ...