U.S. Cable Television Ratings for the Week Ended May 26

The following table lists the top 40 cable television shows for the week of 05/20/13 through 05/26/13. Programs are ranked by rating in descending order.

RANK       PROGRAM NAME                        NET     RATING
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   1   NBA PLAYOFFS- CONF FNLS L (INDIANA/MIAMITNT       5.3
   2   NBA PLAYOFFS- CONF FNLS L (INDIANA/MIAMITNT       4.5
   3   NBA PLAYOFFS- CONF FNLS L (INDIANA/MIAMITNT       4.4
   4   NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF FNLS  L (SAN ANTONIO/MESPN      3.1
   5   NBA PLAYOFFS-CONF FNLS  L (SAN ANTONIO/MESPN      3.1
   6   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.6
   7   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.6
   8   WWE ENTERTAINMENT (WWE RAW)             USA       2.5
   9   SPONGEBOB                               NICK      2.4
  10   NCIS                                    USA       2.3
  11   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.3
  12   SWAMP PEOPLE                            HIST      2.3
  13   INSIDE THE NBA PLAYOFFS                 TNT       2.2
  14   NCIS                                    USA       2.2
  14   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.2
  16   NCIS                                    USA       2.2
  17   THE OREILLY FACTOR                      FOXNC     2.2
  18   INSIDE THE NBA PLAYOFFS                 TNT       2.2
  19   SPONGEBOB (181-LICENSE TO MILKSHAKE/SQUINICK      2.2
  20   MERMAIDS: NEW EVIDENCE                  APL       2.1
  21   NCIS                                    USA       2.1
  22   THE FOX REPORT W/S.SMITH                FOXNC     2.1
  23   FAMILY GUY                              ADSM      2.1
  24   NCIS                                    USA       2.1
  25   SONJAY & CRAIG                          NICK      2.0
  26   NCIS                                    USA       2.0
  27   SPONGEBOB THE MOVIE                     NICK      1.9
  28   NCIS                                    USA       1.9
  29   FAMILY GUY                              ADSM      1.9
  30   PRINCESS AND THE FROG                   DSNY      1.9
  31   NBA DRAFT LOTTERY       L               ESPN      1.9
  32   SPONGEBOB (97-20,000 PATTIES UNDER SEA/BNICK      1.9
  33   LAW & ORDER: SVU                        USA       1.9
  34   LOVE & HIP HOP ATLANTA 2                VH1       1.8
  35   SPONGEBOB (147-SHELLBACK SHENANIGANS/HIDNICK      1.8
  36   BIG BANG THEORY, THE(VEGAS RENORMALIZATITBSC      1.8
  37   SPECIAL RPT W/BRET BAIER                FOXNC     1.8
  38   NBA PLAYOFFS PRE-GAME                   TNT       1.8
  39   HANNITY                                 FOXNC     1.8
  39   NCIS                                    USA       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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