Episode 4.19 Ratings Posted April 1, 2011

Episode 4.19 Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory finished a reasonably solid second behind Fox's reality behemoth American Idol, although CBS's Thursday night line-up was weaker than in previous weeks.

The Big Bang Theory was watched by 11.70 million people, down by around 400,000 from the last episode. The show scored a 3.6/11 rating in the key adults 18-49 demographic, down by around 5% from the last new episode and a season low. The two week hiatus for the NCAA Championships has perhaps taken its toll on the ratings.

Rules of Engagement, which now follows Big Bang, was down a whopping 18% in the key demo on its last original outing.

More about the episode

'The Zarnecki Incursion' - Season 4, Episode 19
Airs March 31, 2011 at 8/7c on CBS.

After Sheldon's World of Warcraft account is hacked, the guys go on a quest to retrieve Sheldon's items and avenge Todd Zarnecki.

Comments (18)

Ged United Kingdom, 08:47 May 5 2011.
I think that is what has caused the slide in viewers ratings. When something is on, then off for 2 weeks, on again for one episode, then off for a further 3 weeks and so on. The viewers get to the point were they dont know when the next one is on. So, i think the hiatus for the NCAA Championships did take there toll. But, i am sure as soon as Season 5 starts, they will be no distruptions and the viewing figures will rise once more.
FAT PIG MAN Canada, 09:51 Apr 26 2011.
By the gods, theres a psycopath on the looseZ!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 1!1!!!!! @!!!!!!!!!!!!@!#@$$%%#@#Z%^
angel Canada, 10:52 Apr 7 2011.
Reruns are handy when missing a show x.x don't diss.
PE United States, 10:48 Apr 7 2011.
You wonder why ratings drop when you move the show around then pre-empt the thig with every thing from soup to nuts. Its a great show. Leave it alone already!
uzzini Poland, 06:05 Apr 3 2011.
funny episod sheldon rox... to bad pennys gonna fat :( she was pretty princess i loved her pls Penny do fitness or something
Taz United Kingdom, 01:41 Apr 3 2011.
Thx Meg found it :D
voja , 20:09 Apr 2 2011.
grate episode, the beginning was funny :)
afshin jafarpour Sweden, 18:04 Apr 2 2011.
friends your job is great i like all of u Sheldon u still my favorite player
beth Canada, 16:22 Apr 2 2011.
great episode. Love bbt. Episodes are too short, need to be 1 hour long. Laughs like this are good for your health.
meg United States, 13:08 Apr 2 2011.
LOL! Ride of the Valkeries--Wagner! Not sure if Valkeries is spelled correctly. This episode was soooooo good! Hated the hiatus!

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