The Ticker: Joe’s New Digs, O’Reilly’s Big Night, Countdown to Peril…

By Chris Ariens 

> New York Mayor Mike Bloomberg will be a guest on Morning Joe Monday at 6amET. Bloomberg will officially welcome MSNBC to 30 Rock. Tim Russert, Frank Rich and Tiki Barber will also guest.

> With no big guests, Bill O’Reilly still had a big Wednesday night in the ratings. The Factor pulled in 2.65M total viewers and 622,000 in the A25-54 demo (8th highest of 2007). Thursday’s ratings saw less stratospheric heights.

> ICN has taken notice of CNN’s countdown to Planet in Peril. The 4-hour series begins Tuesday night on CNN and has also prompted the CNN folks to turn their red bug green.