U.S. Cable Television Ratings for the Week Ended May 12

The following table lists the top 40 cable television shows for the week of 05/06/13 through 05/12/13. Programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK       PROGRAM NAME                        NET     RATING
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   1   NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF SEMIS L (MIAMI/CHICAGOESPN      4.2
   2   NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF SEMIS L (SAN ANTONIO/GESPN      3.6
   3   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 2 L (CHICAGO/MIAMI) TNT       3.6
   4   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 2 L                 TNT       3.6
   4   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 2 L                 TNT       3.6
   6   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 2 L (CHICAGO/MIAMI) TNT       3.5
   7   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 2 L (MEMPHIS/OKLAHOMTNT       3.3
   8   GAME OF THRONES (27: THE BEAR AND THE MAHBOM      2.7
   9   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.5
  10   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.5
  11   NBA PLAYOFFS- ROUND 2 L (INDIANA/NEW YORTNT       2.5
  12   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.5
  13   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.4
  14   NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF SEMIS L (OKLAHOMA/MEMPESPN      2.3
  15   INCREDIBLES, THE                        DSNY      2.2
  16   SWAMP PEOPLE                            HIST      2.2
  17   SPORTSCENTER WEEKEND-PM L               ESPN      2.2
  18   INCREDIBLES, THE                        DSNY      2.2
  19   FIVE, THE                               FOXNC     2.1
  20   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.1
  21   SPONGEBOB (183-EEK, AN URCHIN!/SQUIDS DENICK      2.1
  22   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.1
  23   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.1
  24   YOUR WORLD W/NEIL CAVUTO                FOXNC     2.0
  25   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (CODPIECE TOPOLOGY,TBSC      2.0
  26   SPONGEBOB (182-LITTLE YELLOW BOOK/BUMPERNICK      2.0
  27   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (BARBARIAN SUBLIMATTBSC      2.0
  28   FAIRLY ODD PARENTS                      NICK      2.0
  29   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     1.9
  30   SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER                FOXNC     1.9
  31   LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA 2                VH1       1.9
  32   SPONGEBOB (147-SHELLBACK SHENANIGANS/HIDNICK      1.9
  33   FAMILY GUY                              ADSM      1.9
  34   HANNITY                                 FOXNC     1.9
  35   NCIS                                    USA       1.9
  36   SPONGEBOB (173-SQUIDITIS/DEMOLITION DOOFNICK      1.8
  37   NCIS                                    USA       1.8
  38   FAMILY GUY                              ADSM      1.8
  39   BIG BANG THEORY, THE (JUSTICE LEAGUE RECTBSC      1.8
  40   SPONGEBOB (97-20,000 PATTIES UNDER SEA/BNICK      1.8

Each ratings point equals 1.142 million homes.

Figures include live viewing and same day digital-video recorder
playback.

Source: Nielsen

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