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ABC released its summer 2013 schedule...
By Tim Kenneally
CBS' "Big Brother" takes top honors in key demo
Clint Eastwood's empty-chair speech fails to make the networks' day
"Big Brother" takes top numbers in key demo and total viewers
NBC's "Saving Hope" and "Rock Center With Brian Williams" enjoy big post-Olympics boosts
NBC's Olympics coverage drops 39 percent from last week in key demo
2012 Olympics continue to beat the 2008 Beijing games
Reality show "3" hits a low for CBS series premieres
A "Big Bang Theory" repeat takes top-rated and most-watched honors, as CBS wins night
Though down slightly from last year, "Big Brother" takes top numbers in key demo and total viewers
ABC's "Trust Us With Your Life" gets off to a rough start
A "Big Bang Theory" rerun grabs the night's top ratings and biggest audience
"Big Bang Theory" repeat is night's top-rated and most-watched program
ABC's new series for summer 2012 also include talk-show/improv series "Trust Us With Your Life" and true-crime offering "Final Witness"
"Wipeout" creator Matt Kunitz also executive producer of "Fear Factor"
"The Office" hits a series low
"Big Bang Theory" and "Idol" run essentially even, with "Bang" taking a time-slot and viewership victory
"30 Rock" drops to a series low
Despite a lack of competition, "Wipeout" premiere hits a 26-percent decline versus last year
"Big Brother" powers network to a win; "Rookie Blue" also up, and "Wipeout" holds steady
"Big Brother" grows 11 percent, while ABC's roster shows strong gains all-around
"Take the Money and Run" slips 22 percent; "Combat Hospital" jumps 13 percent
With NFL preseason coverage inflating the networks' initial numbers, the overall winner for the night is still up in the air
"So You Think You Can Dance" drops 6 percent; "Rookie Blue" ties for series low
NBC reality game show "It's Worth What?" drops 14 percent; "Combat Hospital" shows an 11 percent gain for ABC
ABC's "Expedition Impossible" jumps 23 percent
On another evening marked by declines, "Expedition Impossible" also takes a significant hit
Rob Thomas is directing the movie, which is being made possible by Kickstarter