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NBC STUMBLES IN FIRST PRE-OLYMPICS TELECAST

June 25, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

NBC, which hopes to lift its last-place status in the ratings with its coverage of the summer Olympics, got some unsettling news from Nielsen today (Monday). Sunday night’s telecast of the U.S. Olympic Trials attracted just 4.48 million viewers, down 20 percent from the comparable Olympic Trials telecast in July four years ago and down […]

“60 MINUTES” REMAINS TIMELESS WINNER

July 26, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

The highest-rated show on primetime television Sunday night was also the longest-running show on primetime television: CBS’s 60 Minutes. The magazine show attracted 7.58 million total viewers; nevertheless it ranked third among adults 18-49. The No. 1 show among younger viewers in the 7:00 p.m. hour was a repeat of ABC’s America’s Funniest Home Videos, […]