Some cable ratings highlights:
didn't flourish in its 10 p.m. Monday debut, snaring 488,000 viewers. That's better than the debut of Huff
(456,000 in November), but far worse than Fat Actress
(924,000 in March)
ABC Family's Beautiful People
found 1.6 million total viewers, tying the channel's highs for original series among 18- to 34-year-olds.
Comedy Central's Too Late With Adam Carolla
drew 652,000 viewers, keeping less than half of the audience from its Daily Show
TNT's The Closer
locked up its biggest audience since its debut with 6.1 million viewers on Monday, while flipping the bird to the Peacock and other broadcast networks: it beat NBC, the WB and UPN among total viewers.