' Idol' wins gold over Games

Kissell, Rick
March 2006
Daily Variety;3/1/2006, Vol. 290 Issue 44, p4
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The article reports on the dominance of reality program "American Idol" aired on Fox in the ratings in the U.S. The program's ratings beat the coverage of the Winter Olympics by NBC. It has an average of 6.6 percent ratings against 5.7. percent of the sports coverage. Other television programs which help increase the network's ratings include "24" and "House."


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