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CBS AND FOX SPLIT RATINGS HONORS

April 18, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

As usual, CBS was the most-watched television network last week, and its long-running drama NCIS was the most-watched television show. However, it came in second to Fox in the 18-49 age group, the demographic group that advertisers prefer. Back among the top-ten shows — this time without a football overrun to pump up its numbers […]

MOST-WATCHED SHOW SUNDAY? 60 MINUTES

April 16, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

With its hour-long tribute to Mike Wallace on Sunday, CBS’s 60 Minutes easily became the most-watched show of the night, averaging 10.8 million viewers. The program featured Wallace interviewing such celebrities as Johnny Carson, Ronald Reagan, Malcolm X, Barbra Streisand, Mel Brooks, Bette Davis, Kirk Douglas, Jack Kevorkian, Tina Turner and Shirley MacLaine. Riding the […]

60 MINUTES DELAYS WALLACE TRIBUTE

April 9, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Although it had a pre-packaged obituary ready to air in the event of Mike Wallace’s death, CBS News and 60 Minutes decided to refresh it and air it next Sunday as a special edition of the magazine show, the New York Times reported on its website Sunday. The delay, said the newspaper, will give the […]