The Simpsons had the biggest gain of the week but its season average still sank. After a couple weeks of declines, Glee was up this week. Unfortunately, its way down when compared to the start of the season. The performance episode of American Idol was down yet the results show was up. Traffic Light sank again. How low can the sitcom go before FOX pulls it?
Which FOX TV shows will be cancelled or renewed depends mostly on the series’ ratings, particularly the 18-49 demographic. Before we get to the season-to-date averages, here are the winners and losers from April 29th through May 5th — based on the coveted demo, as measured against the last original episode.