275 spellers stepped forward this morning for the start of the 2011 Scripps Spelling Bee in Washington D.C. with dreams of raising a trophy representing the world’s biggest dorkwad who’ll eventually work for Eli Lilly in the R&D division. Years ago, sensing an opportunity to broadcast a kid’s sporting event, ESPN landed the rights to this ratings winner. But we want these kids to be challenged – sports style. Let’s see Anuk spell Chone Figgins. How about a real challenge, punks. Spell these names.