via press release:
DISCOVERY CHANNEL'S Dirty Jobs SWEEPS TUESDAY NIGHT
#1 Cable Telecast In Primetime Among Key Demos Again
The Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at 9PM premiere episode of Discovery Channel's Dirty Jobs was the #1 primetime cable telecast among P25-54 (1.17), M25-54 (1.54) and M18-49 (1.53) in delivery and ratings, bringing in more viewers than ABC's The Forgotten (M25-54 and P18-49) and ABC's Better Off Ted (M25-54) in delivery. The episode was among the top ten highest delivering telecasts of Dirty Jobs ever among M25-54 and M18-49.
Discovery Channel's Tuesday night lineup, including Dirty Jobs followed by an all-new GHOST LAB at 10PM, was the #1 primetime cable network for M25-54 and M18-49 in ratings and delivery, and was among the top five in ratings and delivery for P25-54 and P18-49.
An all-new episode of Dirty Jobs premieres Tuesday, December 22 at 9PM ET/PT with an all-new episode ofGHOST LAB directly following at 10PM ET/PT. Catch up on both series over the holidays with a DIRTY JOBSmarathon on December 26 from 4PM ET/PT - 3AM ET/PT and a GHOST LAB marathon on December 31 from 10AM ET/PT - 3AM ET/PT.