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USA’s “Burn Notice” topped cable in time-shifted viewership (live+7) differential for a 5th consecutive week from Feb 16-22, burning up the competition with 1.65mln. USA’s “Psych” (1.60mln) took place honors while TNT’s “The Closer” (1.56mln) showed. Bravo’s “Top Chef” (1.49mln) was next, followed by USA’s “Monk” (1.47mln), TNT’s “Leverage” (1.20mln) and Sci Fi’s “Battlestar Galactica” (1.09mln). Completing the top 10 were HBO’s “Big Love” (1.05mln), ABC Family’s “The Secret Life of the American Teenager” (972K) and FX’s “Nip/Tuck” (918K).            

02/16/2009-02/22/2009
TOTAL-02/16/2009
Rank TELECASTS EPISODE TITLE ORIG DAY(S) S TIME R DUR P2+ P2+ P2+ P2+ Absolute Diff
Live US AA% Live+7 US AA% Live AA(000) Live+7 AA(000)
1 BURN NOTICE-02/19/2009 214H TRUTH AND RECONCILATION USA …T… 10:00 PM 60 1.5 2 4227 5879 1652
2 PSYCH-02/20/2009 3016H AN EVENING W MR YANG USA ….F.. 10:00 PM 60 1.5 2.1 4446 6044 1598
3 CLOSER, THE-02/16/2009 414 FATE LINE TNT M…… 9:00 PM 60 1.8 2.4 5292 6848 1556
4 TOP CHEF-02/18/2009 513 FINALE PT 1 BRVO ..W…. 10:00 PM 75 1.1 1.6 3061 4549 1488
5 MONK-02/20/2009 7013H MONK FIGHTS CITY HALL USA ….F.. 9:00 PM 60 1.8 2.3 5189 6657 1468
6 LEVERAGE-02/17/2009 112 FIRST DAVID JOB, THE TNT .T….. 10:00 PM 60 0.9 1.3 2607 3810 1203
7 BATTLSTR GALACTICA (ORIG)-02/20/2009 418H DEADLOCK SCIFI ….F.. 10:00 PM 60 0.4 0.8 1142 2233 1091
8 BIG LOVE-02/22/2009 30:COME, YE SAINTS HBOM ……S 9:00 PM 55 0.5 0.8 1324 2370 1046
9 SECRET LIFE/AMERICAN TEEN-02/16/2009 118 MAKING UP IS HARD TO DO FAM M…… 8:00 PM 60 1 1.4 2993 3965 972
10 NIP TUCK-02/17/2009 BUDI SABRI FX .T….. 10:00 PM 62 0.7 1 2107 3025 918

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