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TV Junkie: Network TV Takes A Hit in '08-'09

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"Louis C.K.: Chewed Up" makes its network premiere on Saturday at 10pm on Comedy Central
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Memorial Day Weekend EditionThe 2008-2009 season which ended this week has seen the networks' ratings collectively drop 16%. FOX remained on top for the 5th consecutive year but even they fell 13% in viewership, a fall attributed to not having the Super Bowl as well as "American Idol" sinking in viewership. Only CBS saw an increase in viewership (11%) which was fueled by the success of "The Mentalist". For further details check out The Hollywood Reporter.
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Alec Baldwin fans, and we count ourselves among them, should check out the article he wrote about documentaries in today's Wall Street Journal.
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Did anyone see "Glee" on FOX after the "American Idol" finale? What did you think?
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Have you seen the "History of Weed" mini-movie that Showtime did as a promo for the new season of "Weeds" (starting June 8th)? Check it out at the end of the full listings after the jump.

The TV Junkie Plan: Tonight - Bill Maher, Bill Moyers, "The Soup", Letterman, Fallon. Saturday - "Louis CK: Chewed Up". Sunday - "The Tudors", "Breaking Bad". Monday - "In Treatment", Leno, Fallon.

7:00pm Real Time With Bill Maher HBO - Muhammad Yunus, founder of the Grameen Bank; Simon Johnson, economist; Jon Meacham, author; M.I.A, singer