In the ongoing war between all the liberal cable news channels and the one conservative-leaning channel, the latest ratings show the audience for MSNBC continues to shrink faster than Miley Cyrus’ wardrobe and dignity.
Nielsen ratings, wk ending 8/25: FoxNews 1.574 million viewers; MSNBC 509,000; CNN 450,000; Al Jazeera 54,000 http://t.co/sp31LdDU57
— Trina (@trinagrant082) August 28, 2013
— Oregon Conservative (@ORConservative) August 28, 2013
— Becca Lower (@BeccaJLower) August 28, 2013
— preciseBlogs (@preciseBlogs) August 28, 2013
— Melanie (@takestoolong2) August 28, 2013
.@rsmccain I believe MSNBC's ratings are just below The Velcro Channel now.
— Curtice Mang (@curticemang) August 28, 2013
Current TV was transformed into Al Jazeera’s news channel for American audiences, but it was not warmly received either:
AlJazeera America launches to very low ratings,executives plan to add some spice to their Friday nite lineup with the Twerking Burqa.
— G A on Rock 94 1/2 (@GARock945) August 28, 2013
— Aleister (@AmericanGlob) August 28, 2013
So far Al Jazeera America's ratings are off the charts. Below them, to be precise. http://t.co/RqGgDoKAUt
— Ali Gharib (@Ali_Gharib) August 27, 2013
Granted, it’s just the first week for the fledgling network. Maybe it should consider Twitter’s recommendations for shows — that might get it more viewership.