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STEWART NOW RUNNING AHEAD OF O’BRIEN IN RATINGS

February 1, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Jon Stewart has surged ahead of Conan O’Brien in the late-night ratings for adults 18-49. In ratings for January, The Daily Show with Jon Stewart averaged 867,000 viewers in the young demo, while Conan drew 811,000. Conan still leads among adults 18-34, however, with 543,000 viewers to 499,000 for The Daily Show. But while the […]

CONAN MEETS HARRY POTTER — IN HIS AUDIENCE

November 22, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Conan O’Brien may be taking some of the advice from network executives that he spurned when he hosted NBC’s Tonight show. In the recently published The War for Late Night, author Bill Carter, who covers television for the New York Times, writes that the execs repeatedly urged O’Brien to mingle with and interact with the […]