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    Spelling Bee

    What, no talk of the Scripps speling bee?

    It strats in a half our, and I am ecxited.

    Finale rounds are tonite, so set your Teevos.


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    Re: Spelling Bee

    (pictures a Giant can of Milwaukee's Best coming crashing down on Isucyfan)



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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Nothing like watching the already socially awkward be humiliated on national TV.



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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Quote Originally Posted by cytech View Post
    (pictures a Giant can of Milwaukee's Best coming crashing down on Isucyfan)
    If nothing else Milwaukee's Best should be the sponsor of it.



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    Re: Spelling Bee

    What's with all the spelling hate?

    This is drama at it's highest. "Spellbound" is one of my favorite all-time movies.


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    Re: Spelling Bee

    I have tuned in before. Its impressive what these kids can spell. But it is correct that they are socially inept.



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    Re: Spelling Bee

    <<Got 5th place at the Iowa Spelling Bee when I was in 7th grade. Almost went to the nationals, baby!!

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7k1npxjgug8]YouTube - T-Mo Rockin' the Spellin'[/ame]


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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    <<Got 5th place at the Iowa Spelling Bee when I was in 7th grade. Almost went to the nationals, baby!!

    YouTube - T-Mo Rockin' the Spellin'
    You are so cool and so nerdy all at the same time. You confuse me.....



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    Re: Spelling Bee

    What are the chances of getting a CyBookie on this for the finals tonight??


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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Why is there such a disproportionate amount of male spellers (compared to the general population) in the contest that have moustaches?


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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Quote Originally Posted by cys_av8r View Post
    You are so cool and so nerdy all at the same time. You confuse me.....

    I'm an enigma... It wasn't anything I tried out for - we had a school-wide spell-off. Then I went to regionals and won. Then they sent us to state. I didn't study AT ALL, but it was amazing how devoted some of these kids and their parents are. I haven't seen "Spellbound" - but if you want to talk about stage parents...

    I'm trying to find the Cheap Seats where Paul Rudd where's the spelling champs' shirts. All I can find is this: [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZrSZ7eJaQf4]YouTube - Cheap Seats does the 1997 Spelling Bee[/ame]


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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Now this is a spelling bee expression!




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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Quote Originally Posted by cys_av8r View Post
    Sweet! Bookies, make this happen!!


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    Re: Spelling Bee

    Because I know you were all tuning in...

    I was wrong; it is tomorrow.

    That gives the Bookies time to get everything entered.


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