Brendan Maloy
Friday May 30th, 2014


Jacob Williamson captured America's hearts with a series of shrieks and flails at yesterday's Scripps National Spelling Bee, and when his time came up courtesy of "kabaragoya" he did not let us down.

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Williamson yelled "I know it!! I know it!!!" upon hearing his word in the tenth round of the finals, but went with a hard C instead of a K to start, and soon after heard the bell signalling the end of his run, which prompted a hilariously indignant "What?!?" from the 15-year old.

Thankfully, the internet knew exactly what to do next.

Say what you want about Jacob, but he does not lack confidence. [Larry Brown Sports|Guyism]

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