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Primetime Ratings: CBS and NBC Split the Wednesday Win

‘Big Brother' down 13%, ‘Talent' up 12%
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CBS and NBC split the ratings victory Wednesday night, drawing an overall 1.9
rating/5 share each in the 18-49 demo, according to Nielsen overnight numbers.
CBS' Big Brother was down 13% from last week's season-high, to a 2.8,
but still tied with America's Got Talent for the night's highest rating.

NBC, which led in total viewers, saw America's Got Talent rise 12% to a 2.8. Its lead-in, Minute to Win It, fell another tenth to a 1.3.

ABC
aired Primetime Nightline, which was down a tenth at 1.4. The network
earned an overall 1.5/4.

Fox
earned an overall 1.2/3. Buried Treasure was up 30% to a 1.3.

The
CW aired all repeats for a 0.5/2.

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