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    TV Ratings Records

    With 97.5 million viewers this years Super Bowl was only eclipsed by the final episode of M*A*S*H with 106 million viewers in 1983.

    Who had a concert scheduled for Hilton the night of the final MASH episode and ended up cancelling it do to low ticket sales attributed to the final MASH episode?

    TOM PETTY.

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    1983.

    What is the significance of all of this?



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    What is the significance of all of this?
    I'm gonna say nothing?

    Nothing will ever beat the record that MASH set, mark it down. There's nothing these days that comes close the the phenomenon that was MASH in the 70's.


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    Re: TV Ratings Records

    I thought there might even be more people watching the super bowl than that watched MASH, considering the writer's strike and everything else.



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    Re: TV Ratings Records

    There's also about 75 million more people in the U.S. today than there was when the M*A*S*H episode aired. So percentage of people wise its not even close.



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    Re: TV Ratings Records

    Does anyone know how the Super Bowl compares to world wide ratings for something like the World Cup finals?


    have you ever got caught outside In a strong rainfall? Yes or NO. If it"s yes, then you might half felt the pane of hard(tought) rain on you head. If it hurt"s then it"s tough. Yes or no. Okay I'm right and you know it.

    So alothough you attempt"ed to say you didn"t understnad, now you do. Fair enough?

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    Quote Originally Posted by cyismydog View Post
    I thought there might even be more people watching the super bowl than that watched MASH, considering the writer's strike and everything else.
    Just goes to show how awesome that record is. The super bowl, the most hyped "tv show" of the year, and it falls 10 million short.


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    Quote Originally Posted by cmoneyr View Post
    Just goes to show how awesome that record is. The super bowl, the most hyped "tv show" of the year, and it falls 10 million short.
    I think worldwide the 2006 FIFA world cup finals had something like 300million or something.


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    Quote Originally Posted by pulse View Post
    There's also about 75 million more people in the U.S. today than there was when the M*A*S*H episode aired. So percentage of people wise its not even close.
    Very true, never thought of that.


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