‘Raymond’ Breaks Records

May 17, 2005  •  Post A Comment

Monday night’s series finale of “Everybody Loves Raymond” was seen by more than 32 million viewers, the largest audience in the series’ nine-year history, according to CBS. Supporting shows “Two and a Half Men” and “CSI: Miami” also posted record-breaking numbers, drawing the highest ratings for their respective series to date. A one-hour “Raymond” retrospective, “The Last Laugh,” drew 24 million viewers. Combined, the night was the highest-rated Monday for CBS since 1994.