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John Legend: Singer, songwriter, spelling bee champ

SPRINGFIELD, Ohio (AP) — John Legend’s work has won Grammys, an Oscar and a Tony, but years before achieving global fame, the Legend-to-be took home another prize: spelling bee champ. 110 more words

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The Importance of Balance

“Make sure to take time for yourself…go get some dinner…” Travis says to me…yet again.

My name is Heidi, and I am the Stage Management (and also Company Managing/Tour Managing) Apprentice of the Summer 2017 Apprentice Company.  424 more words

2017 Apprentice Company

Mary Mitchell Annual Spelling Bee

This year everyone who signed up for the spelling be got a trophy but only one person got the grand trophy.

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Can You Use That In A Sentence? Wacky Words Of The 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee

Can you bee-lieve it? Sorry for that offense to both puns and spelling, but the National Spelling Bee was a whole week ago. While I wasn’t a super-speller as a kid, I loved reading and words and was always thrilled to add a fresh $2 word to my vocabulary.

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Can You Use That In A Sentence? Wacky Words Of The 2017 Scripps National Spelling Bee

Can you bee-lieve it?

Sorry for that offense to both puns and spelling, but the National Spelling Bee was a whole week ago. While I wasn’t a super-speller as a kid, I loved reading and words and was always thrilled to add a fresh $2 word to my vocabulary. 639 more words

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What's worse? Overt or casual racism?

Casual racism is a unique category of racism. Overt racism is when someone says to a bilingual American who is speaking another language other than English, “You’re in America now! 363 more words

Psychology