Armstrong delivers ratings success for Oprah

The first part of Oprah Winfrey’s interview with Lance Armstrong drew an audience of 4.3 million viewers Thursday night to OWN, her struggling network that more typically averages 330,000 a night. Clearly, those overnight Nielsen ratings would indicate she is back.

The overnight result on whether Armstrong is back, after admitting he used performance-enhancing drugs and bullied and sued those who had the temerity to suggest he was doping — was far, far less positive.

First night recap | Analysis | Where to watch Part 2 | Is Armstrong the world’s biggest liar?

 

 

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