Due to local NFL pre-emptions, Fast Nationals for FOX, ABC and CBS are inflated. FOX aired back-to-back encores of RAISING HOPE at 8pm (1.1/4) and 8:30pm (1.1/3), followed by an encore GLEE (1.0/3) last night.
ABC ran a repeat Wipeout (1.6/5) at 8pm, followed by originals of Wipeout (1.7/5, up +21% from its series low last week) and Rookie Blue (1.5/4, flat with its most recent original).
CBS ran repeats of The Big Bang Theory (1.8/6) and Two & A Half Men (1.7/5), followed by an original Big Brother 14 at 9pm (2.1/6), which was up +5% from last week. A repeat Person Of Interest posted a 1.1/3 at 10pm.
NBC’s coverage of the 2012 Summer Olympics from London posted a summer low of 6.8/20 from 8-11pm, down -39% from last Thursday’s Fast National (11.2/32, 8-11pm) and down -6% from the same night of the Beijing Olympics (Fast Nationals – 7.2/21 on 8/21/08). Through fourteen nights, the 2012 London Olympics are up vs. the 2008 Beijing games by +5% in Adults 18-49 (10.2/30 vs. 9.7/28) and +12% in Total Viewers (31.9 Mil vs. 28.6 Mil).