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November 12, 2008: McCain defends Palin on 'Tonight Show'
Comments: 0 | Categories: John McCain , Sarah Palin
John McCain visited "The Tonight Show" last night and defended his former running mate Sarah Palin, saying "she will play a big role in the...

November 1, 2008: John McCain appears on 'Saturday Night Live'
Comments: 18 | Categories: John McCain , Saturday Night Live
John McCain (as himself) and Tina Fey (as Sarah Palin) mocked Barack Obama's infomercial in the opening segment of "Saturday Night Live." "Obama purchased airtime...

October 17, 2008: McCain gives Letterman his biggest audience in years
Comments: 668 | Categories: David Letterman , John McCain
John McCain's peace summit visit to CBS' "Late Show" gave David Letterman his highest viewership in nearly three years. The Thursday night telecast was seen...

October 16, 2008: Viewership drops for third debate
Comments: 54 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain
UPDATED: The third and final presidential debate failed to kick "you know what" in the ratings Wednesday night. The testy clash in Long Island between...

October 12, 2008: McCain to go on Letterman Oct. 16
Comments: 3 | Categories: David Letterman , John McCain
John McCain has successfully negotiated a cessation of hostilities with David Letterman. The presidential candidate is going to have a diplomatic sit down with the...

October 10, 2008: SNL's Thursday night Obama-McCain debate parody
Comments: 1 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain , Saturday Night Live , Video
Here's last night's"Saturday Night Live" special that mocked the second debate between John McCain and Barack Obama ... proves SNL doesn't need Tina Fey to...

October 8, 2008: Nielsen: 63.2 million watch second McCain-Obama debate
Comments: 252 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain , Ratings
UPDATED: It may have been dull, but that didn't stop viewers from watching. Tuesday night's presidential debate between John McCain and Barack Obama was seen...

October 4, 2008: The TV ratings election
Comments: 5 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain , Ratings , Sarah Palin
Have Nielsen ratings ever been so politicized? -- Barack Obama received record-breaking viewers for his Democratic National Convention speech. -- John McCain's convention speech shocked...

September 27, 2008: McCain-Obama debate pulls average early rating
Comments: 938 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain
The first debate between John McCain and Barack Obama is on track to pull a surprisingly average viewership number, drawing fewer households in the preliminary...

September 26, 2008: Debate expectations
Comments: 1 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain
>> Ratings expectations are high for tonight's debate. The most-watched presidential debate was the first Reagan-Carter round in 1980, which drew a Super Bowl-level 80.6...

September 25, 2008: Thursday premieres; McCain vs. late-night; Web ratings
Comments: 0 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain , Late Night , Survivor
>> Fox yanked ailing comedy "Do Not Disturb" off its schedule after its third episode, replacing it next week with a second episode of "Til...

September 24, 2008: Agency power list; McCain & Bush; CW's skinny stars
Comments: 1 | Categories: 90210 , Barack Obama , John McCain , Knight Rider
>> The Knight Rider series reviews are coming in harsh. Current Metacritic score is 21 out of 100. Tim Goodman gave it a zero (and...

September 19, 2008: Murdoch: Obama's economic policies are 'naive'
Comments: 523 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain , NBC
News Corp. chairman and CEO Rupert Murdoch said he doesn't regret the New York Post endorsing John McCain, even as some say the Republican ticket...

September 16, 2008: Vacation recap: Silverman, '24,' 'SNL,' '90210'
Comments: 0 | Categories: 24 , 90210 , Ben Silverman , Dollhouse , John McCain
Jeez, you go away for one week and all hell breaks loose. Fox’s "24" and "Dollhouse" cease production. Wall Street crumbles. McCain overthrows Obama in...

September 5, 2008: Updated: McCain beats Obama. Unless ...
Comments: 1368 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain , Ratings , Republican National Convention
UPDATED: If election night is half as close and contested as Thursday's ratings race, we're in for a heckuva evening. John McCain's speech was watched...

August 7, 2008: Assessing Obama and McCain's TV picks
Comments: 11 | Categories: Barack Obama , John McCain
The self-proclaimed favorite TV shows of Barack Obama and John McCain don't tell you who the candidates are. They tell you who they believe they...

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