TV Ratings Report: A Very Bad Taste

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Both Smash and The Taste dropped to series lows in the young adult demographic last night, while American Idol was also down but still won the night for Fox...

Gibbs in Prime Suspect

8 p.m.
American Idol: 11.4 million viewers
NCIS: 20.3 million
Celebrity Wife Swap: 4 million
Betty White's Off Their Rockers: 3.6 million
Hart of Dixie: 1.4 million

9 p.m.
NCIS Los Angeles: 15.9 million
The Taste: 3.1 million
Go On: 3 million/The New Normal: 2.4 million
Beauty and the Beast rerun: 750,000

10 p.m.
Golden Boy: 9.2 million
Body of Proof: 6.5 million
Smash: 2.6 million

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So basically, there were more people watching NCIS and NCIS:LA as there were watching all 4 other networks combined at any time? WOW.


Don't watch HOD anymore, but congrats on it remaining steady. A 0.6 ain't bad, seeing as it's consistent!