despite “the summer of Survivor,” CBS has flat ratings this fall.

despite “the summer of Survivor,” CBS has flat ratings this fall.
After killer summer ratings thanks to Survivor, CBS’ ratings for its fall lineup aren’t that spectacular. The relentless promotion of new shows like The Fugitive and CSI over the summer had little effect, according to Inside.com, as viewers of the reality TV show fled after it was over.

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Andy Dehnart is a journalist who has covered reality television for more than 15 years and created reality blurred in 2000. A member of the Television Critics Association, his writing and criticism about television, culture, and media has appeared on NPR and in Playboy, Buzzfeed, and many other publications. Andy, 36, also directs the journalism program at Stetson University in Florida, where he teaches creative nonfiction and journalism. He has an M.F.A. in nonfiction writing and literature from Bennington College. More about reality blurred and Andy.