>First, it's the ratings. As I remember ACTA got something in the range
>of 2.3 to 2.8, something like that. That my friends is everything. If it
>had gotten, say a 10, TNT would be falling over itself to keep the show.
Nothing on cable -- nada -- gets a 10 rating. The successful shows get
somewhere from a 1 to a 3 rating, that's it. That's all the penetration you
can get given the number of sets that have cable.
Sliders, considered a big hit on SFC, generally gets a 1.0 rating.
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