World Series Ratings: The Steelers-Saints regular season NFL game on NBC topped game four of the World Series on Fox between the Giants and Rangers. The NFL drew a 11.8; MLB a 10.4. One wonders how much the World Series numbers were boosted by the Brett Favre-Patriots lead in (registered a whopping 17.0 rating). Fox is boasting that it “won the night,” which is true, but if you hear any baseball fan touting that as a victory, remind them the win was thanks to Favre. And now, the obligatory, “ratings are meaningless!” [USA Today, Hollywood Reporter]
Roundup: KFC Chicken Shortage Overseas, Black Panther Breaks Records, Case to Bring Back Blind Dates
Let’s make this a lovely Tuesday!
Turns out, it can be a good idea to draft a kicker in the first round.
PM Roundup: Jennifer Lawrence Angers The Brits; Jeff Jarrett To The WWE Hall of Fame; U.S. Tops Canada In Curling
Jennifer Lawrence angers the Brits, Jeff Jarrett to the WWE Hall of Fame, Team U.S.A. tops Canada in curling and more.
Would have been better off remaining silent.
Elizabeth Swaney made it to the Olympics without ever doing an aerial trick, and made another scintillating run in the halfpipe.
Aaron Rodgers was at Daytona 500 with Danica Patrick.