February cable ratings are in – Piers Morgan may be out at CNN, but what about the rest of the network’s primetime, which looked none too good for the month, all losing around half their audience compared to same month last year? CNN‘s Anderson Cooper at 8 PM dropped 47% February to February in overall audience to average 421,000 viewers, and 46% in the news demo to 127,000 viewers for the month, according to Nielsen. In his defense, Cooper’s lead-in, Erin Burnett Outfront, dropped 39% to post an average of 293,000 viewers in February – CNN’s smallest monthly haul in the timeslot in more than two decades — and slipped 32% in the news demo to 100,000 viewers. Morgan’s getting scrubbed from 9 PM at CNN because, for instance, he logged 347,000 viewers for the month — down 46% – and 100,000 demo viewers — down 38%.
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The annual Clinton Global Initiative meeting kicked off in New York on Tuesday and a spy at the event tells THE BLAZE a few important (though maybe a little predictable) people have been spotted. Big names in attendance so far include CNN’s Wolf Blitzer (who was seen wrapping up an interview with former President Bill Clinton), “Funny Girl” Barbra Streisand and Jesse Jackson (who was spotted shaking hands). View full article »