CBS’s “Criminal Minds” and “CSI: NY” were, respectively, the number one- and number three-ranked primetime telecasts on broadcast TV for Wednesday, August 6, 2008.
FOX’s “So You Think You Can Dance” was sandwiched between the two, in second place.
ABC's special presentation, "Primetime: China Inside Out," also made the top ten.
|2||SO YOU THINK CN DANCE-WED||FOX||8,960,000|
|4||GREATEST AMERICAN DOG||CBS||5,890,000|
|6||AMERICA'S GOT TALENT 8/6(S)-08/06/2008||NBC||5,170,000|
|7||LAW AND ORDER||NBC||4,781,000|
|8||AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS WED||UNI||4,625,000|
|9||FUEGO EN LA SANGRE WED||UNI||4,614,000|
|Source: The Nielsen Company (August 6, 2008)|
Overall, FOX won the night with an average audience of 8,960,000 viewers, while CBS took second place with 7,342,000 average viewers. ABC and NBC claimed third and fourth places — with 4,568,000 and 4,431,000 average viewers, respectively. Univision followed in fifth place with an average audience of 4,034,000.