CNN’s 24/7 Trump-bashing technique would not appear to be working.
Fox Information averaged 2.2 million viewers through the primetime hours of 9-11 p.m. ET from Nov. 25 by means of Dec. 1, whereas MSNBC averaged 1.three million viewers throughout the identical time interval and CNN managed solely 643,000 common viewers. It was CNN’s worst efficiency in almost three years and the liberal community’s worst turnout among the many key demographic of adults age 25-54 in over 5 years.
Thanksgiving didn’t make for a sluggish information week, as CNN’s hapless totals got here amid ongoing information concerning impeachment hearings of President Trump, the controversy surrounding the dealing with of Navy SEAL Eddie Gallagher, Mike Bloomberg launching a 2020 presidential bid, Trump’s shock journey to Afghanistan and important weather-related tales.
CNN averaged solely 138,000 primetime demo viewers — lower than half of Fox Information’ common of 303,000 through the week.
Fox Information was the most-watched cable community amongst whole day viewers for the 47th straight week, averaging 1.three million. Hallmark Channel, ESPN, MSNBC and Nickelodeon joined FNC among the many high 5.
FNC beat CNN and MSNBC mixed in each whole day and primetime viewership. “The Five,” which airs at 5 p.m. ET, even beat MSNBC’s “The Rachel Maddow Show” amongst whole viewers for the week.
As CNN posted historic lows, episodes of “Hannity,” “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” “The Ingraham Angle,” “The Story with Martha MacCallum” and “Special Report” with Bret Baier accounted for 15 of the 30 most-watched telecasts throughout all of cable through the vacation weekend.
Issues don’t appear to be on observe to show round for CNN, because the community’s particular city corridor occasion with Home Speaker Nancy Pelosi on the day she introduced that articles of impeachment in opposition to President Trump had been being drafted solely averaged 1.6 million viewers and 410,000 within the demo on Thursday evening, properly behind each Fox Information and MSNBC in each classes.
All information courtesy of Nielsen Media Analysis.