Episode 5.10 Ratings Posted November 18, 2011

Episode 5.10 Ratings

Last night's episode of The Big Bang Theory finished first in its slot and was the highest-rated show of the night for the ninth week running.

"The Flaming Spittoon Acquisition" scored an 8.9/14 rating in households and was watched by 14.83 million people, down by around 0.83m viewers from last week. The Big Bang Theory scored a 5.2/15 in the key adults 18-49 demographic, a 6.4/16 in the adults 25-54 demo and a 3.9/13 in the adults 18-34 demo. The show was the most-watched and highest-rated program of the night.

More about the episode

'The Flaming Spittoon Acquisition' - Season 5, Episode 10
Airs November 17, 2011 at 8/7c on CBS.

When Stuart asks Amy out on a date, Sheldon must confront his feelings and consider where his relationship with Amy is going.

Comments (41)

Historian United States, 17:27 Jan 11 2012.
This was the BEST BBT episode i have seen! Keep up the great work!
mandy United Kingdom, 08:09 Jan 10 2012.
This is one of the best episodes, i was so excited when i watched it for the first time, and yeah he has lightened up from the beginning i think its to broaden the viewers, but i agree with some of the comments . amy however i think is brilliant she is fab at the role she plays. season 5 is looking amazing so far =] thanks mandy
LP Norway, 11:40 Jan 7 2012.
I see that many of you feel that Raj's role in the show is dying, and I totally agree. I myself think that Raj is one of the funniest and most important persons on the show, and they need to find a way to include him in the show again. Nevertheless, I don't agree with all those who want everything to go back to the way it was, with Amy out of the way, Penny and Leonard immediately back together and Sheldon to go back to the way he used to be. In order for the show to develop and evolve, certain changes will have to be made. I think people will get used to the changes eventually, even though they might be somewhat unfamiliar at the moment! :)
AJ United States, 18:29 Dec 6 2011.
Getting Sheldon and Amy together would be the kiss of death to the show - history has proved that.
prasun India, 08:42 Dec 4 2011.
amy is all over the episode why dont u include her in the big bang posters with penny.............please make penny back in role
Sharmaine Philippines, 08:26 Dec 4 2011.
I am totally digging the SHAMY! I hope to see more of it on the next episodes.
christine Australia, 18:05 Dec 1 2011.
I love that the show is evolving and including new characters. I really like Amy's character and can't wait until something happens between her and Sheldon! Though I also like Bernadette, I do agree something needs to be done for Raj.
disappointed United States, 08:34 Nov 30 2011.
Iím completely disappointed with the last three episodes. If this show keeps going on Amy this Amy that road, then that is it for me. No more!
retta Greece, 07:02 Nov 30 2011.
"amy and sheldon sitting in a tree...... K-I-S-S-S-S-I-N-G!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!" can not wait for the next perfect hilarious episode!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! <3TBBT <3SHAMY!!!
Appy Belgium, 03:24 Nov 30 2011.
I love the show. All characters are great, but this season the red line is going down. Sheldon is in the last three episodes getting more childish. I understand that some people write that they want the old Sheldon back, that includes me. Introducing Amy was a great success, with the best episode the spreading of gossips ("Sheldon and I had intercorse" and "I'm pregnant). But now she is a bit dying, there is no funny interaction with Sheldon anymore. Raj is also dying in the show since Howard is engaged with Bernadette. Mr Chuck Lorre has some work to do!

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