May 31, 2012 (20 images)

Updated: June 2, 2012 at 11:04 PM
1 of 20
Lori Anne Madison, 6, of Woodbridge, Virginia, looks up as she ponders a question at a press conference at the Scripps National Spelling Bee, May 31, 2012, in National Harbor, Maryland. Madison, the youngest known qualifier in the history of the contest, ended her competition when she misspelled the word, * ingluvies *, the craw in birds, but she said she expected to return next year. UPI/Mike Theiler
| License Photo