This kid, Jacob Williamson, is the star of last night's Scripps Spelling Bee (even though he didn't win) Here's why...

Poor kid. Last night's Bee ended with a tie, something that hasn't been seen since 1962:

Orlando had a local in the Scripps National Spelling Bee; 13-year-old Mary Horton made it all the way to the final 6 spellers.   

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