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X FACTOR‘S RATINGS OK — BUT NOTHING MORE

October 6, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The X Factor neither gained nor lost ground Wednesday night, as it continued to produce solid if not outstanding ratings. The first hour at 8:00 p.m. attracted 11.2 million viewers and beat CBS’s always-strong Survivor: South Pacific with 10.5 million viewers. On ABC, The Middle performed better-than-middlin’ with 9 million viewers while the new Suburgatory […]

FOX SWEEPS UP MAY RATINGS WIN

June 2, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Thanks to enormous ratings for the finale of American Idol, Fox trounced its competition in the ratings for total viewers and adults 18-49 in the final week of the May sweeps, which coincides with the final week of the 2010-2011 season. The network averaged 6.9 million viewers for the week, miles ahead of No. 2 […]

CBS A SMASH DURING XMAS WEEK

December 29, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

During a week that saw millions of folks doing last-minute Christmas shopping instead of watching TV, network schedules that included as many reruns as a week in July, and a blizzard that knocked out Sunday Night Football, usually the most popular telecast of the week, CBS utterly dominated primetime TV. Every scripted show in Nielsen’s […]