Ratings Report: Dancing With the Stars Dominates

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It comes as no surprise that even though Dancing With the Stars dropped six percent from its season premiere, it still completely dominated the ratings with an audience of 21.08 million.

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Among other primetime pickings:

  • The Big Bang Theory (9.76 million) and How I Met Your Mother (9.22 million) were both up from last week
  • The CW's One Tree Hill (2.27 million) and Gossip Girl (2.24 million) both suffered from their long hiatus
  • House (12.8 million) enjoy a boost with its zany "Death Cat" episode
  • CSI: Miami (13.35) may have dropped, but it still beat Castle (11.48)

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