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Who won Wednesday night in the ratings? Do you need to ask? Fox’s American Idol (21.8 million viewers, 6.8 preliminary adults 18-49 rating) took the crown once again, though slipped 7 percent this week, followed by another adventure of new comedy Breaking In (7.5 million, 2.5), which fell a tenth. ABC’s newest sitcom Happy Endings  ‘Idol’ rules Wednesday ratings, ‘Happy Endings’ slips

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The CW’s bubble shows One Tree Hill and Hellcats returned Tuesday night after more than a month off the air. The ultra-veteran consummate survivor One Tree matched its last episode (1.4 million viewers, 1.1 preliminary adults 18-49 rating), but newbie Hellcats (1.1 million, 0.5) — a show that the network was intending to pick up  Ratings: ‘One Tree Hill,’ ‘Hellcats’ return; ‘Parenthood’ finale rises

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The heavily hyped debut of Game of Thrones couldn’t come close to the premiere of HBO’s last big drama series, Boardwalk Empire, yet it still turned in a solid number Sunday night. The first episode delivered a decent 2.2 million viewers for its premiere airing, then a rather strong 1.2 million for its first encore  ‘Game of Thrones’ premiere ratings are in!

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Four scripted fan favorites returned Friday night, but the real ratings surprise was from a reality show. The first of the final five episodes of The CW’s Smallville delivered 2.3 million viewers and a 1.0 preliminary adults 18-49 rating — that’s up 11 percent from the show’s last episode back in early March. Supernatural (2.2  Ratings: ‘Smallville,’ ‘Friday Night Lights,’ ‘Fringe’ return; ‘Shark Tank’ climbs

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Two new comedies faced off Wednesday night as ABC’s Happy Endings premiered and Fox aired the second episode of Christian Slater’s Breaking In. Happy (7.3 million viewers, 2.7 preliminary adults 18-49 rating) pulled a decent number in at 9:30 p.m. but was down 27 percent from the premiere of Mr. Sunshine in the slot earlier  Ratings: ‘Breaking In’ slips; ‘Happy Endings’ debuts

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