Fox News having best year to date

Fox News having best year to date
Um, joke's over, guys. Cowboy up and be part of the solution, huh?

[Ed. – O’Reilly, for some reason, remains the undisputed king.]

With unprecedented interest in Presidential politics pumping up the numbers by double digits, the nearly 20-year old Fox News is currently in the No. 1 primetime spot for all of cable with 2.2 million viewers. For its most-watched year ever so far, that’s a jump from the No. 5 spot it held at this point in 2015. Now, all cable news nets see a rise in election years, but for Fox News the result is a little sweeter. The Roger Ailes-run channel is second in all of cable primetime for Q2 2016 behind the NBA playoffs-fueled TNT. The latter averaged 2.05 million viewers to FNC’s 1.97 million for the quarter.

That second spot marks a 23% total viewership gain from the same period last year. It also sees the again-dominant Fox News get a 17% rise in the 25-54 demo (352,000) compared with Q2 2015. …

While CNN and MSNBC saw primetime viewership growth of 71% and 72%, respectively, from Q2 2015, the two combined could not match FNC’s result.

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