FOX’s “So You Think You Can Dance” claimed the top spot in Nielsen’s ranking of the top primetime broadcast TV telecasts for Thursday, July 31, 2008 — beating out CBS’s “CSI” and “Flashpoint,” which placed second and third, respectively.
|1||SO YOU THINK CN DANCE-THU||FOX||8,694,000|
|4||BIG BROTHER 10-THU||CBS||6,392,000|
|5||DON’T FORGET LYRICS 7/31(S)-07/31/2008||FOX||5,895,000|
|7||LAST COMIC STANDING 6||NBC||5,016,000|
|8||FUEGO EN LA SANGRE THU||UNI||4,717,000|
|9||AL DIABLO CON GUAPOS THU||UNI||4,467,000|
|Source: The Nielsen Company (July 31, 2008)|
Overall, CBS (7,369,000 viewers) edged past FOX (7,306,000 viewers) to win the night. NBC and ABC claimed distant third and fourth places — with 4,629,000 and 4,225,000 average viewers, respectively. Univision came in fifth with an average audience of 4,168,000.