Young boy asks the moderator to repeat a word many times in spelling bee

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January 22, 2017Entertainment
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Young boy asks the moderator to repeat a word many times in spelling bee

I don’t know how something can qualify as both an epic fail and an epic win, but there is a first time for everything. Christopher Ferreria was given the word ‘heron’ to spell during a school spelling bee and somehow managed to stall for what seemed like an eternity.

It almost seems as if Christopher was trolling the spelling bee, but according to a personal explanation via his YouTube channel: “The reason why I couldn’t hear the word is because the speakers were facing the audience, not toward the spellers as it should be. Because of this I didn’t get the word until after I had to find out the meaning. Note that I did ask for definition before the tangent. If I were paying attention to that I wouldn’t have done this”