TV Ratings: 'American Idol' starts to stabilize, and 'Touch' opens well to give FOX Wednesday win
Fast National ratings for Wednesday, January 18, 2012.
"American Idol" is still down significantly from last season, but starting to stabilize. And its raw numbers, combined with a promising sneak preview for the Kiefer Sutherland drama "Touch," gave FOX an easy win in the Wednesday ratings. Meanwhile, Marg Helgenberger's "CSI" farewell brought back a few million extra viewers.