Ratings Report: Disco Disappoints on American Idol

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American Idol, as always, was the top-rated show of last night.

But the top seven's disco performances resulted in 23.2 million viewers, approximately one million fewer than last week.

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Among other primetime pickings:

  • Dancing With the Stars (14.5 million) owned the 9 p.m. hour.
  • Compared to last week, Fringe (10.5 million), The Biggest Loser (9.3 million), The Unusuals (6.3 million) and 90210 (2.2 million) were all up.
  • An hour earlier, Reaper earned 2.5 million viewers, while 3.7 somehow tuned in to  According to Jim.

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