Update On the Ratings War Between Conan and Jon Stewart, Who Face-Off Against Each Other at 11 PM, M-F TVWeek
This just in, from the folks at Comedy Central, the network that produces Jon Stewart's "The Daily Show."
According to the release, " 'The Daily Show' scored its first weekly victory over "Conan" for the week of January 24" in the demo category defined as persons18 to 34. Thus the Stewart show is now 6 percent behind TBS's "Conan" in the demo.
The release also says that Stewart beat Conan O'Brien for the month of January among "Total Viewers, Persons 18-49, Men 18-34 and Men 18-24."
The announcement notes as well that " ''The Daily Show' finished the month as the #1 late night show among Men 18-34 and Men 18-24.