Rick Ingersoll — also known as the Frugal Travel Guy — and I were interviewed by a reporter from The Today Show in Chicago last month.
I received word not too long ago that our segment will be broadcast on NBC tomorrow morning sometime at approximately 7:45 in the morning Eastern Standard Time, Friday, November 30, 2012 — assuming that…
If you have as little as one dollar, you can help a feature-length movie about frequent fliers come to life. I first met filmmaker Gabriel Leigh — also known as FlyerTalk member bombayhog — in Florida in 2009. He shot some footage, recording the interviews of frequent fliers — including myself — recounting their wildest experiences, which ultimately became a short film released in 2009. Gabriel did a great job on this short film, which…
It is possible that you may become a celebrity, as A Reality TV Show — Seeks To Make A FlyerTalker a Star by a major television network which is attempting to find participants for a new television show.
This television show will address a story of the secret double life of a FlyerTalk member as a mileage-obsessed frequent flier who also has a life most know in “reality.”
Do you lead what most people consider a normal life, but yet turn into this voracious miles and points monster, hungering for the best deals while securing elite status in you favorite frequent flier loyalty program? Do people even know about this obsessive side of you — is it a secret, or does the whole world know that you are indeed crazy?
This new television show will focus on the secret lives of frequent fliers, and they can even remain anonymous if preferred — although if they would like to “come clean,” the television show is also offering professional help for anyone who would like help confronting the truth.
Best of all, if casted for this television show, you get to earn real money! What better way is there to fund one’s miles and points addictions — er…we mean hobbies?
This is a real casting call, and it is open for a limited time. Find out how you can possibly be the next television star…
Perhaps the segment aired on the CBS News Sunday Morning television program will spawn a regularly-aired television series, or maybe a full-length feature film? Who knows?
The Sunday December 30. Flyertalkers and Randy on television thread will give you a link to the actual video which stars Randy Petersen and several other FlyerTalk members. See if you can guess who they are.
As a result of this story, more people registered to become FlyerTalk members.
Become a FlyerTalk member today. You just might become famous some day!
By the way, if there ever was a full-length feature film pertaining to FlyerTalk, I know for whom I would vote to play the role of Randy Petersen…