The chuckleheads in the TV media are easily “surprised”. Don’t be like them.
This is why the fast affiliate ratings get adjusted in the final ratings.
When will you know?
Nielsen Twitter TV Ratings are a separate set of measures that complement traditional National TV Ratings. They do not change the traditional National TV Ratings.
The 2016-17 broadcast TV season begins on September 19, and with it will the fan worries over their favorite show’s renewal or cancellation.
You’ll know no later than these dates about the fate of your favorite broadcast primetime shows.