It was the ignobile “i” that did her in.
Lori Anne Madison, 6, was youngest student on record to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee, was on pace to become the darling of this year’s bee and seemed poised to make a run for the semifinals, her stated goal for the competition. But in the third round — after confidently spelling “dirigible” in her first round on stage — she got tripped up.
The Associated Press profile of future President of the Milky Way Galaxy Lori Anne Madison who, at 6 years old, is the youngest person ever to gain entrance into the Scripps National Spelling Bee, is charming in that it finds her bo... Read Post
In the end, Lori Anne Madison couldn’t charm the judges into accepting her misspelling. But the 6-year-old still managed to win the crowd’s hearts as the youngest person ever to compete in the annual Scripps National Spelling Bee. T... Read Post