Washington Post humor columnist primed to defend Spelling Bee championship
September 8, 2019 | By Adam Konowe | firstname.lastname@example.org
Washington Post humor columnist Alexandra Petri is a champion speller, as displayed by her victory in last year's Press vs. Politicians Spelling Bee.
In the latest edition of Update-1, she sits down with National Press Club Broadcast/Podcast Committee member Viola Gienger to discuss her sense of humor, her Bee championship last year and her pending return this year on Sept. 17 to defend her title.
Broadcast/Podcast team co-vice chair Mike Hempen produces Update-1. The podcast can be heard on the Club website or on iTunes, Stitcher and TuneIn.