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Atlanta, GA

#1 Apr 18, 2008
the office, for me, has been drying out post strike. i wish they'd get it together.

30 rock needed to recover from the milf island episode and last night it really didn't.

United States

#2 Apr 18, 2008
I personally think the rating system is messed up. Almost everyone I know watches Smallville and One Tree Hill, but their ratings do not show it. I NEVER hear anyone say "Oh I better get home and watch 'Without a Trace' or 'CSI'."
Alan 59

United States

#3 Apr 20, 2008
Ryan, that's the danger of universalizing your personal experience. As a counterpoint, my parents will watch "CSI" and "Without A Trace," but would never consider catching "Smallville," "One Tree Hill," or anything else on the CW. The same could be said for many TV viewers over forty.

All four of them are good series in their own ways, but they don't necessarily attract the same audience. Despite what Madison Avenue would have us believe, I don't think one type of audience is superior to another.

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