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WHERE WILL OPRAH’S VIEWERS GO?

May 23, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

The departure of Oprah Winfrey from daytime network television will likely see the networks scrambling to attract her more than 6.5 million viewers, the Wall Street Journal observed today (Monday), noting that the networks are abandoning shows and personalities that appeal principally to older baby-boomers — soap operas and Regis Philbin, for example — and […]

RATINGS FOR DAYTIME TV SHOWS TUMBLE

March 3, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Suggesting that more and more television viewers are watching programs during the day that they previously recorded during primetime, Nielsen noted Wednesday that ratings for virtually every program aired during daytime and primetime access declined or was flat during the sweeps week ending February 20. Some of the more significant losers included Inside Edition, which […]