Vanya Shivashankar, 10, of Olathe, Kansas, spells a word during the semifinals 

Vanya Shivashankar, 10, of Olathe, Kansas, spells a word during the semifinals of the National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md., Thursday, May 31, 2012.  (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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Vanya Shivashankar, 10, of Olathe, Kansas, spells a word during the semifinals of the National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md., Thursday, May 31, 2012. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
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