Take a bow, Hollywood. Last night’s ratings for the Emmys set a record for “all-time low”:
— Raymond Arroyo (@RaymondArroyo) September 18, 2018
NBC had moved the awards how from its traditional slot on Sunday night to Monday in order to accomodate Sunday Night Football:
For those commenting Emmy Awards ratings were trash because held on Monday night, NBC ain't touching SNF, Emmys should be looking for new broadcast partner with avail Sunday night
— ? ??? (@ErickWeber) September 18, 2018
Flashback: Remember when Meryl Streep criticized football at the Golden Globes?
"If you get rid of the arts, you'll be left with just football" – Meryl Streep
Golden Globes 16 ratings = 18.5 mil.
Super Bowl 16 = 167 mil
— Jon Acuff (@JonAcuff) January 9, 2017
Tell that to NBC, Meryl, who put football ahead of the arts. Oof.
And this means ratings this year were ever lower than last year’s “all-time low”:
— The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) September 21, 2017
So, telling Jesus jokes about white Republicans didn’t score viewers? WEIRD!
Emmys host Michael Che says the only white people who thank Jesus at award shows are Republicans, 'ex-crackheads' https://t.co/bOpxIMWOnH
— Fox News (@FoxNews) September 18, 2018
No tweet yet from the president, but here’s what he had to say about the “all-time low” in 2017:
I was saddened to see how bad the ratings were on the Emmys last night – the worst ever. Smartest people of them all are the "DEPLORABLES."
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) September 20, 2017
Please tweet about it. Please tweet about it. Please tweet about it.
Emmys host Michael Che makes joke about white people and Jesus https://t.co/0xXIB89VXm
— Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 18, 2018