CBS won a slow Thursday night, while the only highlights came out of the 8 PM hour courtesy of ABC’s FlashForward and CBS’ Survivor.
Bubble show watch: Freshman FlashForward (1.4/5 in adults 18-49, 5.0 million) slipped, finishing last I the hour in the adult demo, edged out by CW’s Vampire Diaries (1.5/5, 3.0 million). CBS’ Survivor (3.7/12, 12.1 million) was once again the top program of the night in the demo. CBS dominated the first two hours of the night with Survivor and low CSI (3.0/9, 13 million; ABC’s Grey’s Anatomy was a rerun), while the second hour of NBC’s Saturday Night Live special edged out repeats of The Mentalist and Private Practice at 10 p.m. Fox was steady with Bones (2.8/9, 9.7 million) and Fringe (2.4/7, 6.7 million).
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