Most cable news viewers chose CNN’s New Year’s Eve Live special to ring in 2009. The Anderson Cooper-Kathy Griffin special drew 2.31M Total Viewers from 11pmET-1amET and 1.61M in the A25-54 demo.
FNC’s UParty 2009 with Megyn Kelly and Bill Hemmer aired from 10pm-1am. The 2-hour average from 11pm-1am was 1.58M Total Viewers and 580K A25-54 viewers.
MSNBC and CNBC simulcast part of NBC’s New Year’s Eve special with Carson Daly along with NBC Newsers Amy Robach, Luke Russert, Alison Stewart. On MSNBC, the 11:30-12:30pmET hour drew 391K Total Viewers and 150K A25-54 viewers.