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THANKSGIVING KNOCKS STUFFING OUT OF RATINGS

November 24, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

The night before Thanksgiving usually attracts some of the lowest midweek ratings of the entire regular season, and Wednesday was no exception. ABC’s Modern Family, the network’s highest-rated scripted show, lost 20 percent of its audience, a season low. (With 12.6 million viewers, however, it remained the top-rated show of the night and also gave […]

MODERN FAMILY TOPS WEDNESDAY RATINGS

Modern Family

November 17, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Modern Family is giving ABC a potential foothold on Wednesday night. Now, all it has to do is find some additional programs that can benefit from its strong ratings. On Wednesday the show drew 12.9 million viewers and was the highest rated series on the air among total adults and adults 18-49. But the rest […]

NETWORKS TIE ON LOW-RATED WEDNESDAY

December 23, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

There was a virtual four-way tie among the major broadcast networks on Wednesday during the typically low-rated week before Christmas. Each of the networks averaged between 5 million (CBS) and 5.48 million (ABC) viewers. A repeat episode of CBS’s Criminal Minds at 9:00 p.m. that attracted 6.94 million viewers and a repeat of Law & […]

CBS WINS EVERY HALF-HOUR OF WEDNESDAY PRIMETIME

December 16, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

CBS continued to dominate the Wednesday ratings, winning every primetime half-hour in total adults and adults 18-49 and averaging 12.12 million viewers. But NBC boasted strong second-place numbers with its limited holiday series The Sing-Off, which, in a two-hour episode, averaged 8.38 million viewers. The network said Wednesday that it plans to extend Monday’s season […]

SURVIVOR: NICARAGUA A BONA FIDE HIT ON WEDNESDAY

October 7, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Survivor: Nicaragua continued to shine in its new time period on Wednesdays. The long-running reality series captured 11.83 million viewers — a big jump from the numbers pulled in by the previous occupants of the 8:00 p.m. time period, The New Adventures of Old Christine (6.86 million) and Gary Unmarried (6.84 million). If was also […]