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Tuesday Ratings: Lawrence O’Donnell’s Grilling Of Joe Oliver Beats Maddow In Demo On MSNBC

On Tuesday, MSNBC’s The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell beat Rachel Maddow in the demo, bolstered by an aggressive grilling of George Zimmerman friend Joe Oliver. Also noteworthy was Chris Matthews‘ fourth place finish in the demo at 7pm, trailing all other cable news networks with only 117,000 viewers.

Here are your full ratings:

TV NEWS RATINGS: 25-54 DEMOGRAPHIC (L +SD)
Fox News CNN MSNBC CNN Headline News
5 pm The5 

372

Blitzer 

141

Matthews 

153

Special 

49

6 pm Baier 

332

King, USA 

107

Sharpton 

178

Prime 

102

7 pm Shep 

376

Burnett 

127

Matthews 

118

Velez-Mitchell 

205

8 pm O’Reilly 

752

Cooper 

156

Schultz 

200

Grace 

266

9 pm Hannity 

667

Morgan 

166

Maddow 

257

Dr. Drew 

197

10 pm Van Susteren 

460

Cooper 

176

O’Donnell 

298

Grace 

160

11 pm O’Reilly 

372

Burnett 

152

Schultz 

197

Showbiz 

105

TOTAL DAY 324 116 133 113
PRIME TIME 627 166 252 206
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 The5 

1.680

Blitzer 

521

Matthews 

707

Special 

197

6 pm Baier 

1.561

King, USA 

361

Sharpton 

652

Prime
279
7 pm Shep 

1.647

Burnett 

409

Matthews 

753

Velez-Mitchell 

509

8 pm O’Reilly 

3.100

Cooper 

459

Schultz 

781

Grace 

660

9 pm Hannity 

2.329

Morgan 

549

Maddow 

958

DrDrew 

442

10 pm Greta 

1.715

Cooper 

577

O’Donnell
932
Grace 

362

11 pm O’Reilly 

1.152

Burnett 

456

Schultz
624
Showbiz 

252

TOTAL DAY 1.343 394 498 265
PRIME TIME 2.387 528 913 483
Data by Nielsen Media Research. Live and same day (DVR) data

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