Accuracy in Media

Crossfire Ratings Tank

After a promising debut, CNN’s new version of Crossfire has quickly tanked in the ratings. It took less than two weeks, as viewers got a longer look at the program. Crossfire’s ratings actually declined from the programming it replaced, The Situation Room, which surrendered its final half hour to make room for the new program. The […]

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MSNBC Crushed by Zimmerman Verdict

MSNBC, which devoted a large chunk of airtime to covering the George Zimmerman trial, got crushed Saturday night as the network finished a distant fourth place in the ratings, based on preliminary figures released today. During the 10-11 p.m. hour, when the verdict was released, Fox News had 3,682,000 total viewers, followed by CNN with […]

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September 2013

9/18/2013 - Crossfire Ratings Tank

July 2013

7/15/2013 - MSNBC Crushed by Zimmerman Verdict