FOX’s “So You Think You Can Dance” claimed the top slot by a wide margin in Nielsen’s ranking of primetime broadcast TV programs for Thursday, August 7, 2008.
The telecast drew an audience of 9.69 million viewers, while NBC’s “America's Got Talent” and CBS’s “Flashpoint” were ranked second and third, respectively, with 7.56 million viewers and 6.25 million viewers each.
CBS's "CSI" and "Big Brother" also made the top five.
|1||SO YOU THINK CN DANCE-THU||FOX||9,693,000|
|2||AMERICA'S GOT TALENT 8/7(S)-08/07/2008||NBC||7,567,000|
|5||BIG BROTHER 10-THU||CBS||5,528,000|
|7||LAST COMIC STANDING 6||NBC||4,557,000|
|8||AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS THU||UNI||4,442,000|
|9||FUEGO EN LA SANGRE THU||UNI||4,393,000|
|10||GREY'S ANATOMY-THU 9PM||ABC||3,521,000|
|Source: The Nielsen Company (August 7, 2008)|
Overall, FOX won the night with an average audience of 9,693,000 viewers. NBC edged past CBS to take second place with 6,062,000 average viewers to CBS's 5,959,000. ABC and Univision claimed fourth and fifth places — with 3,980,000 and 3,892,000 average viewers, respectively.