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Cable Guy Roast Heats Up Comedy Central's Top Audience Of 2009

Comedy Central's roast of Larry The Cable Guy heated up among viewers.
Comedy Central's Roast of Larry The Cable Guy on March 15 was the network's most-watched show of 2009, drawing 4.1 million viewers, according to Nielsen Media Research data. It was also the network's best telecast among adults 18 to 49, scoring a 2.3 rating against that demo, according to network officials, which was the tops in basic-cable Sunday night.
The Cable Guy send-up ranked as Comedy's third hottest Nielsen roast ever behind Jeff Foxworthy and Pamela Anderson, which averaged 6.1 million and 4.3 million watchers, respectively.