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U.S. Cable Television Ratings for the Week Ended July 8

July 10, 2012

The following table lists the top 40 cable television shows for the week of 07/02/2012 through 07/08/2012. Programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK       PROGRAM NAME                           NET  RATING
===============================================================
   1   RIZZOLI & ISLES (305 THROWING DOWN THE G  TNT     3.5
   2   SPRINT CUP RACING/DAYTONA                 TNT     3.3
   3   PAWN STARS                                HIST    3.1
   4   PAWN STARS                                HIST    3.0
   5   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)               USA     2.8
   6   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)               USA     2.8
   7   TRUE BLOOD (53:LETS BOOT AND RALLY)       HBOM    2.6
   8   AMERICAN PICKERS                          HIST    2.6
   9   SWAMP PEOPLE                              HIST    2.5
  10   TENNIS: WIMBLEDON       L (MENS FINAL)    ESPN    2.5
  11   LONGMIRE                                  AEN     2.5
  12   ARMY WIVES (BATTLE SCARS 1216)            LIF     2.3
  13   NASCAR POST RACE SHOW                     TNT     2.3
  14   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    2.3
  15   FALLING SKIES (205 LOVE AND OTHER ACTS O  TNT     2.3
  16   TENNIS:WIMBLEDON-RAIN L                   ESPN    2.2
  17   FRANKLIN & BASH (205 LAFFAIRE DU COEUR)   TNT     2.2
  18   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    2.1
  19   MLB SUNDAY NIGHT        L (NY YANKEES/BO  ESPN    2.1
  20   ANGER MANAGEMENT                           FX     2.1
  21   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    2.1
  22   DALLAS (104 TRUTH AND CONSEQUENCES)       TNT     2.0
  23   MOUNTAIN MEN (SHOW ME THE MONEY)          HIST    2.0
  24   GLADES, THE (OLD TIMES 306)               AEN     2.0
  25   NCIS                                      USA     2.0
  26   SPONGEBOB (156-FROZEN FACE OFF)           NICK    1.9
  27   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    1.9
  28   NCIS                                      USA     1.9
  29   THE OREILLY FACTOR                       FOXNC    1.9
  30   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (LUNAR EXCITATION,   TBSC    1.9
  31   TNT BIG PICTURE MOVIES (BOURNE ULTIMATUM  TNT     1.9
  32   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    1.9
  33   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    1.9
  34   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    1.9
  35   NCIS                                      USA     1.8
  36   SPONGEBOB (11-MUSCLEBOB BUFFPANTS/SQDWD,  NICK    1.8
  37   NCIS                                      USA     1.8
  38   FAMILY GUY                                ADSM    1.8
  39   SPONGEBOB (70-CHIMPS AHOY/GHOST HOST)     NICK    1.8
  40   SPONGEBOB (131-KEEP BIKINI BOTTOM BEAUTI  NICK    1.8

Each ratings point equals 1.147 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

To contact the reporter on this story: Rob Golum in Los Angeles at rgolum@bloomberg.net

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Anthony Palazzo at apalazzo@bloomberg.net.


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