TV Craze Chat

Current LOCATION of Publisher/Author: United States

Please use the ENGLISH language in the chatbox so that we can communicate with each other especially the visitors from around the world.

Get your own Chat Box! Go Large!


Thursday, April 17, 2008

International Television: FOX, "Idol" Snags Wednesday Easily; Obama-Clinton Debate Solid for ABC

Prime-Time Ratings:
Wednesday 4/16/08

The following results are based on the fast affiliate ratings (Live Plus Same Day data)

-Total Viewers:
Fox: 14.58 million, CBS: 10.78, ABC: 9.17, NBC: 6.75, CW: 2.78

-Adults 18-49:
Fox: 5.4 rating/15 share, CBS: 3.2/ 9, ABC: 2.4/ 6, NBC: 1.9/ 5, CW: 1.4/ 4

Viewers Vote for FOX Wednesday

Solid numbers for Democratic debate on ABC

Fast National ratings for Wednesday, April 16, 2008

A primary debate between the two Democratic presidential contenders drew decent ratings for ABC Wednesday, but it was still no match for FOX and "American Idol."

FOX led the night with an 8.7 rating/14 share. CBS finished second at 6.9/11, followed by ABC at 6.3/10. NBC took fourth with a 4.5/7. The CW drew a 1.9/3.

The adults 18-49 demographic also swung FOX's way; it averaged a 5.4 rating among the viewers advertisers pay a premium to reach. CBS, 3.2, came in second, while ABC was third at 2.4. NBC managed only a 1.9, and The CW trailed with a 1.4.

ABC led at 8 p.m. as coverage of a debate between Sens. Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama drew a 7.3/12. "Deal or No Deal," 6.0/10, grabbed second for NBC. FOX came in third with "'Til Death," 3.9/7, and "Back to You," 4.5/7, edging "Big Brother: 'Til Death Do You Part" on CBS. "America's Next Top Model" earned a 2.5/4 for The CW.

"American Idol," 13.3/20, lifted FOX into the lead at 9 p.m. CBS moved up to second with "Criminal Minds," 8.2/13, while the Democratic debate on ABC fell slightly to 7.1/11. A repeat of "Law & Order: Criminal Intent" kept NBC in front of The CW and "Girlicious," 1.3/2.

At 10 p.m., "CSI: NY" scored an 8.6/14 for CBS. ABC's "Men in Trees," 4.4/7, finished second in households, but a "Law & Order" rerun (4.3/7) on NBC brought in a few more total viewers.

No comments:

Blog Archive


The History of the site:

This site was created during Dec. 30, 2006 (Philippine Time) known as "Kapamilya Pinoy Blogspot" at first but the author decided to change it to "TV Craze," on 5:06 a.m., February 12, 2008 (Philippine time). KPB still exists but it serves as a portal to this site for those who embraced its name. The name may have changed but the contents are still the same.


TV Craze is not affiliated and related to any network especially ABS-CBN Broadcasting Corporation & GMA Network Incorporated (Philippine TV) nor ABC, CBS, NBC, FOX, The CW and MNT (American TV Networks). This blog is only a site for TV Addicts and it provides informations.