Regis Rates High

Regis Philbin and his little quiz show monopolized the Nielsen prime-time TV ratings list for the week of May 29-June 4, though basketball and “Survivor” made respectable showings, too. (A rating point represents 1,008,000 households, or 1% of the nation’s estimated 99.4 million TV homes.) Last week’s winners:

1. “Who Wants to be a Millionaire – Thursday,” ABC, 16.0, 16.09 million homes.
2. “Who Wants to be a Millionaire – Tuesday,” ABC, 15.1, 15.18 million homes.
3. “Who Wants to be a Millionaire – Sunday,” ABC, 14.4, 14.52 million homes.
4. “NBA Playoff: Portland at L.A. Lakers – Sunday,” NBC, 12.4, 12.46 million homes.
5. “Who Wants to be A Millionaire – Wednesday,” ABC, 11.8, 11.86 million homes.
6. “Survivor,” CBS, 10.3, 10.38 million homes.
7. “60 Minutes,” CBS, 10.2, 10.30 million homes.
8. “60 Minutes II,” CBS, 9.8, 9.85 million homes.
9. “20/20-Downtown,” ABC, 9.7, 9.80 million homes.
10. “NBA Playoff: Game 2: L.A. Lakers at Portland – Friday,” NBC, 9.3, 9.41 million homes.
10. “The Practice,” ABC, 9.3, 9.40 million homes.
10. “Touched by an Angel,” CBS, 9.3, 9.40 million homes.

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