simon baker mentalist s2 320 TV Ratings: CBS reruns, ABC new lineup splits Thursday nightFast National ratings for Thursday, July 1, 2010

ABC’s new lineup still couldn’t quite beat CBS’ reruns in total overall viewers. CBS won the night with an average of 7.1 million viewers and a 4.7/9 share in households. ABC came in second with 6.95 million and 4.1/8. FOX was third with 4.7 million and 3.0/6, NBC took fourth with 2.3 million and a 1.5/3 and the CW was last with 1.4 million, 0.9/2.

However, ABC did win the 18-49 demo with a 2.0 and FOX followed with 1.7. CBS fell to third with a 1.3, NBC in fourth with 1.0 and the CW last with 0.6

hour by hour:

8 p.m.

ABC: “Wipeout” (8.6 million
viewers, 4.6/9 households)
CBS: “The Mentalist” rerun (6.3 million,
“Glee” rerun (3.6 million, 2.4/5)
NBC: “Community” rerun (2.2
million, 1.5/3)/”100 Questions” (1.9 million, 1.2/2)
The CW:
“The Vampire Diaries” rerun (1.5 million, 1.0/2)

18-49 leader:
“Wipeout” (2.7)

9 p.m.

“CSI” rerun (6.9 million, 4.5/8)
ABC: “Rookie Blue” 
(6.8 million, 4.2/7)
FOX: “So You Think You Can
Dance” (5.8 million, 3.7/7)
NBC: “The Office” rerun (2.8
million, 1.8/3)/”30 Rock” rerun (2.4 million, 1.6/3)
The CW:
“Moonlight” rerun (1.3 million, 0.8/1)

18-49 leader: “So
You Think You Can Dance” (2.0)

10 p.m.

“The Mentalist” rerun (8.2 million, 5.4/10)
ABC: “Boston Med”
million, 3.5/6)
NBC: “The Office” rerun (2.5 million,
and Recreation” rerun (1.9 million, 1.4/3)

18-49 leader: “The

Ratings information includes live and
DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change,
especially in the case of live telecasts. Source: The Nielsen Company.

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