|Scoreboard for Thursday Jan 10, 2008|
|Total Viewers (million)||13.54||11.41||8.39||8.01||2.19|
|Rating/Share: Adults 18-49||3.5/9||4.2/11||2.6/7||3.3/9||0.8/2|
CBS took the most viewers and ABC took the 18-49 demographic on the last night where an original's faces off with an original episode of (it was the last first-run episode for each show). As is typical, narrowly won the timeslot in terms of overall viewers with 's winning the 18-49 demographic decisively. In the 8pm hour, FOX was strong with Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?, which beat out ABC's Ugly Betty in total viewers, with Ugly Betty winning the hour in the 18-49 demo. NBC's My Name is Earl was strong in the demo, but lost about 1.7 million viewers from Earl's lead-in. At this point, Gorman and I may be the only ones still watching .
CBS easily dominated the 10pm hour with Without a Trace decisively winning the most viewers, and tying for the 18-49 demo lead with ER. Full night's results:
|Time||Network||Show||Viewers (Millons)||18-49 Rating/Share|
|8:00||CBS||: NY (Repeat)||8.73||2.1/6|
|FOX||Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?||10.08||2.9/8|
|NBC||My Name is Earl||7.71||3.4/9|
|10:00||CBS||Without a Trace||13.77||3.5/9|
Nielsen Ratings Source: Nielsen Media Research. Full night’s results available via Marc Berman/Mediaweek.