Letterman surges in sweeps

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CBS' The Late Show with David Letterman scored its best November
sweeps ratings in four years.

Letterman's show was up 21 percent in adults 18 through 34 (1.7 rating/8
share versus 1.4/7), 11 percent in adults 18 through 49 (2.0/9 versus 1.8/8) and
10 percent in adults 25 through 54 (2.2/9 versus 2.0/8).

Late Show was relatively flat compared with last November in total
viewers, averaging 4.63 million viewers versus last November's 4.62 million,
according to Nielsen Media Research.