Palin’s Fox News Special Draws Unexceptional Ratings

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Huffington Post

Sarah Palin‘s “Real American Stories” Fox News Special generated its fair share of controversy, but that didn’t translate into a ratings boost.

The special, which debuted Thursday night in Greta Van Susteren‘s “On the Record” time slot, drew 2.073 million total viewers and 472,000 A25-54 viewers. While that was more than enough to win the timeslot (beating everything else on cable news in the hour combined), it’s an unspectacular number for Fox News.

TVNewser notes that Palin’s special was down 10% in total viewers and 28% in the demo compared to Greta’s previous Thursday episode. More…