A Spelling Bee judge quoted Kelis’ ‘Milkshake’ to use a word in a sentence

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Jack Gruber, USA TODAY Staff Jack Gruber, USA TODAY Staff

With only two contestants left in the National Scripps Spelling Bee, the atmosphere was very tense in Washington, D.C.

But a judge quickly provided a moment of levity by bringing out his knowledge of the 2003 hit song ‘Milkshake’ by Kelis. When asked by the contestant to use a word in a sentence, he said: “Tabitha discovered that while her milkshake brought all the boys to the yard … oh boy, wrong sentence.”

The audience laughed by the contestant, Sriram Hathwar, who was 3 when the song came out, most likely had no idea what he was talking about.

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