MSNBC’s ratings tumble continued with a poor August showing, with some programs seeing nearly a 50-percent drop in viewership from a year ago, TV Newser reports.
The spring was cruel to MSNBC. Despite a glut of national news, the liberal network has seen plummeting ratings that have declined by nearly 20 percent over last year.
MSNBC host Rachel Maddow’s May ratings were her worst monthly showing since The Rachel Maddow Show debuted in 2008. The liberal network also suffered double-digit drops overall in primetime viewership (20 percent) and the 25-54 demographic (19 percent) from last May.
MSNBC’s recently launched “All In with Chris Hayes” continues to see its ratings fall, Deadline Hollywood reports.