TV Ratings Report: Not So Scandalous

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The series premiere of Scandal did not make life for ABC easy last night, as that network may end up having to choose between Shonda Rhimes' dramas, and Scandal's numbers were very much on part with a typical Private Practice episode...

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8 p.m.
The Big Bang Theory: 13 million viewers/Rules of Engagement: 8.8 million
American Idol: 13.8 million
Missing: 7.2 million
Community: 3.1 million/30 Rock: 2.8 million
The Vampire Diaries rerun: 1.1 million

9 p.m.
Person of Interest: 13.4 million
Grey's Anatomy: 8 million
Touch: 7.5 million
The Office rerun: 2.5 million/Up All Night: 2.6 million
The Secret Circle rerun: 820,000

10 p.m.
The Mentalist: 12.5 million
Scandal: 7.4 million
Awake: 2.5 million

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