Some of the data in this map comes at no surprise. Major metro areas like New York, Chicago, SF, etc. — really any city you’d actually consider going to — show up in the red to deep-red spectrum of infections. And then there are lots of places in between, like Farmington, NM (who knew?) that […]
On a Friday night during which Fox News played mostly best of compilations and reruns in primetime, The Five at 5 p.m. ET was the highest rated show in both the 25-54 demo and total viewers across all of cable news.
"I Am Cait" topped Sunday's cable shows, according to early overnight ratings. While final ratings are expected on Thursday and E!'s Live plus 3-day ratings totals may not be available until later this week, the preliminary ratings are showing that Caitlyn Jenner's new reality series did pretty well. Show More Summary
A new Gallup survey released Friday shows that Vermont Senator and 2016 presidential US hopeful Bernie Sanders’ favorability rating has doubled, while rival Hillary Clinton received the worst favorability score she has seen since 2007, with 47% of respondents saying they hold a negative opinion of the former Secretary of State.
We know that piracy is bad in the App Store. But every time a developer releases stats it feels like another shocking statistic. Impulse GP dev EcoTorque has release stats from their first week for sale. The stats show a 97% piracy rate for the first week with July 22nd, their worst at 99.5% piracy. Show More Summary
ABC leads Sunday as the game show and 'Battle Bots' end their short seasons. read more
To get ratings, reality TV shows are inviting celebs to drop in. And they get to do cool stuff.
The criminal justice system in America is racially skewed, and as incarceration rates continue to climb, studies have found that African-Americans are disproportionately affected to a significant extent. This illustration from the Sentencing Project shows exactly how stark the racial disparity is in the U.S. Show More Summary
Vermont senator and presidential candidate Bernie Sanders. (David Becker / AP) Bad news for Hillary: Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders’ favorable rating has increased to 24 percent, doubling his rating from March, a Gallup Poll finds. From The Hill: In the same time span, Hillary Clinton’s favorability has fallen from 48 percent to 43 percent. Show More Summary
The Kardashians appear to have it all with their sizable bank accounts, lavish lifestyles, successful businesses, highly rated reality TV shows, and a number of other business ventures that are also thriving. However, there’s one area of life in which they’ve all struggled over the years. Show More Summary
Shows like "Empire," "Orange Is the New Black," and "Black-ish" have proven that diverse casts and great writing can garner robust ratings.
Car rental companies have tried to move to a prepaid model, and there are some prepaid rates out there now even apart from opaque booking sites like Priceline and Hotwire. But for the industry as a whole, for this to become the norm, it only works if everyone does it. Continue reading Why Can You No Show a Rental Car Reservation Without Penalty?...
The Tax Foundation just published an eye-opening map, showing the cost of gas taxes (cents/gallon) in each state. It’s instructive to also note that the rates listed on the map do not include the 18.4 cents/gallon federal excise tax. Remember that we regularly hear about the “excessive” profits made by oil companies on their product. But […]
Table IV.B5.—Components of Summarized Income Rates and Cost Rates, Calendar Years 2015-89 [As a percentage of taxable payroll] Lots of numbers here but the only ones want to focus on are those in the last column, those which show actuarial balances for each of the OAS and DI Trust Funds for for the next 25, […]
I gotta head to the Jason Isbell show in Brooklyn, so cool if we skip the intro today? You guys don’t even read the intro, do you? Your best and worst comments from another exhausting week are below. THIS WEEK’S 10 HIGHEST RATED COMMENTS #10 yourmotherisaballpointpenthief | Jul 23rd Score:28 That’s a pretty superb apology, […]
Apart from the improved search algorithm and changes related to Store listings, Microsoft today also revealed that updated Windows Store includes updates to ratings and reviews that enable the store to show Windows and Windows Phone apps together and support more content types. The biggest improvement is the new filters feature that will allow customers […]
Empire?s freshman season was a huge hit last year for Fox, and the show's ratings were absolutely crazy. So how do you up the ante for Season 2? You make things Ludacris of course. Sorry, was that too obvious? Click To Continue Read...
Oh hell no! That's the official moniker for Syfy's latest film, Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No!, and probably also what TV executives are saying today after getting the Nielsen ratings back from the Wednesday night showing! [ Related: Twitter Reacts To Sharknado 3! ] Sharknado 3 brought in 2.8 million viewers for the special — which sounds good [...]
The Fox drama matches its series high in same-day showings. read more