CNN is not getting a good start to 2022, seeing a 90% drop in viewership from the same week in 2021 amid numerous scandals and allegations.
Among the coveted 25-54 age group used to set advertising rates, CNN lost 86% of its audience year over year.
Even endlessly harping on the anniversary of January 6 did not help the network raise its ratings–it seems that conservatives are not the only ones who are tired of hearing about how horrible the “insurrection” was.
In the last few months, Chris Cuomo, Don Lemon and Jeffrey Toobin faced sexual harassment or other scandals. Cuomo was fired in November. Several other staffers have also faced accusations, including one for child sexual assault.
I wonder how long the network can even keep going like this.
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