I still remember my most epic Spelling Bee fail.  It haunts me.  I thought I was too cool to write the word down before I repeated it back.  And that word was "chimney."  I said "C-H-I-M-E-N-Y."  That's what I get for thinking I could take down the rest of the contestants as a mighty 6th grader.

But at least I heard the word, and it didn't make everyone uncomfortable for way too long.

I almost feel bad for this kid.  Almost