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General Category => Sports/Entertainment/Arts => Topic started by: flowers on September 18, 2013, 01:08:06 PM

Title: Ratings: Only Piers Morgan Lost to MSNBC Night of Shooting
Post by: flowers on September 18, 2013, 01:08:06 PM
http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Journalism/2013/09/18/ratings-only-piers-morgan-lost-t-msnbc-night-of-shooting

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hough Fox News now dominates the cable news ratings during galvanizing national events like Monday's Navy Yard shooting massacre, CNN has of late beat MSNBC for second place; which it did Monday night -- except for Piers Morgan. Although Morgan immediately went into his default position of exploiting a mass-shooting for ratings, his primetime hour is the only one that lost to MSNBC the night of the shooting.

Wolf Blitzer handily beat Al Sharpton and Ed Schultz in both total viewers and the all-important 25-54 age demo. Erin Burnett just as handily trounced Chris Matthews; and Anderson Cooper won both of his hours against Chris Hayes and Lawrence O'Donnell.

Piers Morgan, however, not only earned the lowest ratings of the night for CNN (except fo
Title: Re: Ratings: Only Piers Morgan Lost to MSNBC Night of Shooting
Post by: Rapunzel on September 18, 2013, 04:22:13 PM
Good...send him back across the pond.
Title: Re: Ratings: Only Piers Morgan Lost to MSNBC Night of Shooting
Post by: flowers on September 19, 2013, 12:36:27 PM
Good...send him back across the pond.
I don't think they want him either!   :laugh: