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This is What Happens When Two Entertainment Journalists Try to Spell

The Scripps National Spelling Bee got our attention this year. And not just because we’re nerds: It’s because very few of us in journalism can spell. We’ve been wondering how a few of our own would fare in a spelling bee. So, in awe and admiration, Alicia Menendez sat down with Ovation TV’s Stuart Brazell and entertainment journalist Micah Jesse to watch them square off in a celeb-themed spelling bee.

While you may think Hollywood has less intellectual prowess than the experts at Scripps, when was the last time YOU tried to spell Arnold Schwarzenegger?

Credit: Cleo Stiller, Johanna Rojas