Kornacki counts game shows among his various obsessions, and he’d hatched an ill-conceived plan to make money as a perennial contestant.
Kornacki had finally found someone he was ready to be in a serious relationship with — he just wasn’t ready to tell everyone that the someone was a guy.
“I’ve read stories from people who say they always knew they were attracted to the same sex, or that they figured it out at a young age,” his article began.
“I’m not one of them.” Kornacki’s pulse raced as his parents pored over the confessional.
“He’s always rooted for the underdog,” says his sister, Katie.
Kornacki’s path to the small screen was circuitous.