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This is the story of my journey of a lifetime onto the set of a quiz show. Follow along the road to my debut on the show. Also, I have here an Introduction to the Blog, and how to read it sensibly.

The title of the site is a tip of the hat to Bob Harris’s excellent book – Prisoner of Trebekistan.

-David Maybury

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Epilogue

I was looking at the applications for other game shows because why not, and I was checking out the application for Press Your Luck, and rebooted favorite from childhood. The form includes this question: Are you a risk-taker? Let me show you this tape…

Feb 23, 2021 – My Final Thoughts On This Journey, and Why I’m Actually, Weirdly, Happy

One of the things I took away from Bob Harris’s book is that Trebekistan is this state of mind, where all knowledge connects, and everything comes back to itself, and you see this strange interconnectedness of everything. How being a relentless fan of cooking shows (fun fact: I had auditioned for, and got rejected from,Continue reading “Feb 23, 2021 – My Final Thoughts On This Journey, and Why I’m Actually, Weirdly, Happy”

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