FOX’s “So You Think You can Dance” claimed the top slot — for the second night in a row — in Nielsen’s ranking of primetime broadcast TV programs for Thursday, July 24, 2008.
CBS’s “CSI” edged past FOX’s “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader” to secure second place. “CSI” drew 7.5 million viewers Thursday night, while “Are You Smarter Than a Fifth Grader” drew 7.4 million viewers.
|1||SO YOU THINK CN DANCE-THU||FOX||8,377,000|
|3||SMARTER THAN 5TH GRADER||FOX||7,417,000|
|5||GREATEST AMERICAN DOG||CBS||6,068,000|
|7||LAST COMIC STANDING 6||NBC||4,252,000|
|8||FUEGO EN LA SANGRE THU||UNI||4,121,000|
|9||AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS THU||UNI||3,937,000|
|10||GREY’S ANATOMY-THU 9PM||ABC||3,597,000|
|Source: The Nielsen Company (July 24, 2008)|
Overall, FOX won the night with 7,901,000 average viewers, followed by CBS (6,780,000 viewers). ABC came in third with 4,053,000 viewers, while NBC and Univision claimed fourth and fifth places — with 3,899,000 and 3,717,000 average viewers, respectively.