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Bill Hemmer’s American Terrorist Special Friday Wins Hour, But Finishes 4th On FNC

Cable news ratings, May 21, 2010: Check out the highlights, and see the full ratings below:

Bill Hemmer‘s Fox News Reporting special The American Terrorist aired at 9pmET Friday, and the hour beat the cable competition in total viewers and the A25-54 demo by far. Compared to the rest of Fox News though, it finished 4th in both categories.

• The top non-FNC show was Keith Olbermann‘s 8pmET program on MSNBC in both categories.

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm Beck

553

Blitzer

159

Matthews

151

Showbiz

57

6 pm Baier

300

Blitzer

155

Ed Show

147

Prime

111

7 pm Shep

350

King, USA

123

Matthews

183

Issues

90

8 pm O’Reilly

648

Brown

106

Olbermann

254

Grace

186

9 pm FN Reporting

372

King

119

Maddow

217

Behar

148

10 pm Greta

379

Cooper

137

Investigates

196

Grace

102

11 pm O’Reilly

333

Cooper

86

Investigates

233

Showbiz

117

TOTAL DAY 303 118 149 121
PRIME TIME 466 121 223 142
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.
TV NEWS RATINGS: TOTAL VIEWERS (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm Beck

2096

Blitzer

530

Matthews

592

Showbiz

188

6 pm Baier

1779

Blitzer

486

Ed Show

609

Prime

188

7 pm Shep

1423

King, USA

419

Matthews

665

Issues

215

8 pm O’Reilly

2614

Brown

380

Olbermann

1057

Grace

526

9 pm FN Reporting

1472

King

651

Maddow

828

Behar

425

10 pm Greta

1439

Cooper

559

Investigates

378

Grace

243

11 pm O’Reilly

1275

Cooper

343

Investigates

453

Showbiz

300

TOTAL DAY 1107 393 429 268
PRIME TIME 1842 530 754 391
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data.

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