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@Dummy hit the nail on the head... skin Wars/project runway and the like are competition shows.
I totally forgot about wheel of fortune too!
This is fascinating!!!
Since his death in 1999, Larson's game has re-aired on TV at various times and inspired two Game Show Networkdocumentaries: Big Bucks: The Press Your LuckScandal in 2003 and Cover Story: The Press Your Luck Scandal in 2018.
A biographical feature film was planned in 2000 in which Bill Murray would portray Larson, but was never produced. Larson's performance on Press Your Luck was featured in a July 2010 broadcast of This American Life.