View Post Ratings Scoreboard: Thursday, Jan. 16 By A.J. Katz on Jan. 17, 2020 - 5:49 PMComment Rachel Maddow had the No. 1 show on cable news (and cable TV as a whole) Thursday, averaging 4.26 million viewers. Back to back massive nights. However, Fox News was the top network in total viewers due to 8 and 10 p.m. wins.