After 4 weeks of the 2008-9 season through October 19, 2008, CBS has the largest season to date audience with 11.20 million viewers, up a bit from last week (followed by ABC with 10.05 million). This week CBS seized the season to date lead for adults 18-49 from ABC now leading with an average of 4.16 million. CBS also had the most adults 25-54 with 5.05 million (again followed by ABC with 4.56 million).
Only NBC prevented complete domination by CBS by maintaining a wafer thin lead in adults 18-34 with 1.73 million to Fox's 1.71 million. ABC was close behind with 1.65 million.
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