TV Ratings Report: Big Bang vs. Idol

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American Idol did battle with The Big Bang Theory last night, with the former winning in overall viewers but the latter actually edging it out in the 18-49-year old demographic.

Elsewhere, Person of Interest sky-rocketed to a series high, as CBS once again won the evening...

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8 p.m.
American Idol: 17.8 million
The Big Bang Theory: 15.7 million/Rob: 11.7 million
Wipeout: 5.8 million
30 Rock: 4 million/Parks and Recreation: 4.3 million
The Vampire Diaries: 2.7 million

9 p.m.
Person of Interest: 14.3 million
Grey's Anatomy: 9.3 million
The Finder: 6.8 million
The Office: 6 million/Up All Night: 4 million
The Secret Circle: 1.7 million

10 p.m.
The Mentalist: 14 million
Private Practice: 6 million
The Firm: 3.4 million

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I have no idea why Private Practice keeps declining. This is the best season ever and last nights episode was absolutely amazing!