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1997-09-02 00:00:00 - RATINGS NEWS - oOL on TNT - (Peter Petrisko <ptp@primenet.com>)

Excerpting a longer letter... "The summer run of the original OUTER LIMITS averaged a 0.4 rating, which is about 290,000 people out of a possible 70 million." How past shows, in the same timeslot on TNT, fared wasn't discussed. I don't think TNT did much (if any) advertising during prime time (and other) hours for 'The Outer Limits'. I know I never saw one, I just happened to catch it one day while flipping thru the channels. This after it had been on for 4 weeks or so. Not that advertising would have increased the numbers dramatically, but still... However, to give 'ya all a point of reference, the daily soap opera THE CITY averaged a 1.8 rating during the year it was on. THE CITY was then cancelled. The sender of the aforementioned letter(s) said he'll try to post 'em