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Posted By: Maryland_Patriot, 5/30/2019 12:50:18 PM

Following the collapse of the Mueller investigation, Rachel Maddow’s ratings have continued to plummet, with her MSNBC show losing 700,000 viewers since January. Maddow hit her peak in January this year when she averaged 3.3 million viewers. However, that number dipped to 3.1 million in February and saw further declines from March onwards when the ‘Russian collusion’ narrative began to unravel. She averaged 2,608,000 viewers per night with 410,000 in the key 25-54 age demographic in May, according to Nielsen Media Research.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Northcross 5/30/2019 1:05:19 PM (No. 86956)
Keep flogging the dead horse, Rachel. Some day your audience number may drop below CNN.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1 5/30/2019 1:14:25 PM (No. 86959)
The sad part of this is that when Rachel occasionally does a neutral story, she can be an excellent interviewer. But her talents have been wasted with the fake news pursuit of President Trump. And MSNBC can't change, I suspect. (she is perhaps the most intelligent commentator on TV. She has a Ph.D. from the University of London. Her doctorate is almost as good as mine.)
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Reply 3 - Posted by: enemyofthestate 5/30/2019 1:45:48 PM (No. 86972)
So sad...... Maddow seems like such a nice young man.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: lisa belanger 5/30/2019 1:49:15 PM (No. 86979)
i never watch bias people she is one and nasty
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 5/30/2019 1:54:18 PM (No. 86985)
What are the odds Rach was in on and an integral, eager part of the illegal coup attempt? Somewhere near 100%? No mercy.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: DVC 5/30/2019 1:54:38 PM (No. 86986)
The feel good story for the day. What an unpleasant person. I had the misfortune to, out of ignorance and inattention when flipping channels, to stop and listen to this person once. I had no idea who she/he/it was at that time. But quickly, I developed an aversion, then heard the name then looked and saw the channel, which I never, ever intentionally watch. So, I listened once for 20-30 seconds a few years back. Way plenty enough for a lifetime.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Smart11344 5/30/2019 1:57:34 PM (No. 86990)
Happy Days Are Here Again since Maddow's ratings have dropped again and again and again.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Catherine 5/30/2019 1:59:39 PM (No. 86992)
I never believed she had high ratings to begin with. I followed ratings for years. The most she eve got before Trump was elected was around 700,000. Then suddenly she's getting over 3 million? Nah. Soros funded lots of click rooms. Guess he gave up on that.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: cartcart 5/30/2019 2:57:54 PM (No. 87021)
I guess that people just do not like her. If she had anything newsworthy, they can overlook the odious part of her personality, but when you combine un-likeability with little to add to the conversation, then ratings will certainly plummet to where they are and well below that mark.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: M2 5/30/2019 3:13:39 PM (No. 87027)
I'm crunched...
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Reply 11 - Posted by: SALady 5/30/2019 4:03:10 PM (No. 87062)
Why is the man in that picture names "Rachel" and referred to as "she"? Is this one of those transgender things?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: ginadee 5/30/2019 4:06:51 PM (No. 87064)
When viewers realized that she was lying to them about the president and the republicans plus her shenanigans with the Trump tax papers, they likely chose not to give them their time anymore. Personally, I can't stand to look at her, period! She fits right in with the other losers on that network. Can I say I am having a shadenfruidan moment? Well, I just did. And how sweet it is!
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Reply 13 - Posted by: franq 5/30/2019 5:37:44 PM (No. 87128)
Maddow is one seriously deluded individual. Smug and self important any time I have seen her. Needs to be off the air.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Lazyman 5/31/2019 6:38:42 AM (No. 87466)
Only foolish people watch a foolish girl.
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