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Top 10 Basic-Cable Programs, March 30 to April 5, 1998

Top 10 Basic-Cable Programs, May 10 to 16, 1999

Basic-Cable-Network Ratings, May 10 to 16, 1999

Rank Network Primetime Rank Network Total Day

1 USA 2.4 1 Nick 1.5

2 TNT 2.2 2 TBS 1.2

3 TBS 2.0 3 TNT 1.1

3 Nick 2.0 4 USA 1.0

5 Cartoon 1.5 4 Cartoon 1.0

6 ESPN 1.4 6 Lifetime 0.9

7 Lifetime 1.3 7 A&E 0.8

8 A&E 1.2 8 Discovery 0.6

9 Discovery 1.1 8 ESPN 0.6

10 WGN 0.9 8 MTV 0.6

11 TNN 0.8 11 WGN 0.5

11 TLC 0.8 12 CNN 0.4

11 MTV 0.8 12 TNN 0.4

11 TV Land 0.8 12 TLC 0.4

15 CNN 0.7 12 CNBC 0.4

15 Fox Family 0.7 12 History 0.4

15 History 0.7 12 HGTV 0.4

18 BET 0.6 12 FX 0.4

18 Comedy 0.6 12 TV Land 0.4

18 HGTV 0.6 20 TWC 0.3

18 FX 0.6 20 Comedy 0.3

22 ESPN2 0.5 20 Fox Family 0.3

22 CNBC 0.5 20 BET 0.3

22 VH1 0.5 20 Sci-Fi 0.3

22 Sci-Fi 0.5 20 VH1 0.3

26 E! 0.4 20 E! 0.3

26 TV Guide 0.4 20 CMT 0.3

26 Animal 0.4 20 MSNBC 0.3

26 MSNBC 0.4 29 ESPN2 0.2

26 FNC 0.4 29 Headline 0.2

31 TWC 0.3 29 TV Guide 0.2

31 CMT 0.3 29 Animal 0.2

31 Food 0.3 29 FNC 0.2

31 Court TV 0.3 29 Food 0.2

31 Travel 0.3 35 Bravo 0.1

36 Headline 0.2 35 Court TV 0.1

36 Bravo 0.2 35 Travel 0.1

36 Odyssey 0.2 35 Odyssey 0.1

Source: Turner Entertainment Research from Nielsen Media Research data