Jimmy Kimmel Takes on the Spelling Bee Champs

Friday June 6th, 2014

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Jimmy Kimmel had the Scripps National Spelling Bee co-champions on his show last night and challenged them to a spelling competition of his own, although one with a considerably higher degree of difficulty, thanks to security guard Guillermo struggling to pronounce the words correctly.

Sriram and Ansun show their championship mettle despite the long odds, somehow deciphering juggernaut, while Kimmel falls short a few letters on existential.

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