It's no secret that when it comes to the pizza war (the greatest conflict of our time), Pizza Hut (YUM - Get Report) has been lagging behind Papa John's (PZZA - Get Report) and Domino's (DPZ - Get Report) . But it's certainly not due to a lack of trying.

In a never-ending quest to create a pizza ridiculous enough to get back in the game, Pizza Hut has put some pretty ludicrous promotions on the menu, particularly abroad.  While you were busy trying to fathom why hot dogs and pizza EVER needed to be combined, customers around the world have faced creations ranging from cheese burger-stuffed crusts to cones stuffed with chicken and cream cheese. 

Editors' Pick: This article was originally published on August 2, 2017.