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Spelling champ Arvind Mahankali talks win, first taste of knaidel
Spelling champ Arvind Mahankali talks win, first taste of knaidel
Education & Kids Melissa Chan 6/05/2013 at 10:01AM

Victory is as savory as a k-n-a-i-d-e-l. Teen whiz Arvind Mahankali tried his first Matzo ball after correctly spelling the above synonym for the dish to win this year’s Scripps National Spelling Bee. “It was actually very good,” said the 13-year-old from Bayside. “It tasted excellent.” Arvind, who swallowed the whole bowl, has been eating [...]