CHART: Basic-Cable Primetime Ratings, 2Q 99 vs. 2Q 98

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<p>Rank</p><p>Network</p><p>2Q '99</p><p>2Q '98</p><p>% Chg.</p>

1

USA

2.4

2.2

+9%

2

TNT

2.1

2.3

-9%

3

Nick

2.0

1.9

+5%

4

TBS

1.9

1.9

0

5

Cartoon

1.6

1.4

+14%

6

Lifetime

1.4

1.6

-13%

7

A&E

1.3

1.3

0

8

ESPN

1.2

1.3

-8%

9

Discovery

1.1

1.1

0

10

CNN

0.9

0.8

+13%

10

MTV

0.9

0.7

+29%

10

TLC

0.9

0.8

+13%

10

WGN

0.9

0.8

+13%

14

TNN

0.8

0.8

0

14

Fox Family

0.8

1.3

-38%

14

TV Land

0.8

0.7

+14%

17

History

0.7

0.6

+17%

17

Sci-Fi

0.7

0.7

0

19

VH1

0.6

0.5

+20%

19

Comedy

0.6

0.7

-14%

19

HGTV

0.6

0.5

+20%

19

BET

0.6

0.5

+20%

19

FX

0.6

0.8

-25%

24

CNBC

0.5

0.6

-17%

24

ESPN2

0.5

0.4

+25%

24

E!

0.5

0.4

+25%

24

MSNBC

0.5

0.3

+67%

24

FNC

0.5

0.2

+150%

29

TV Guide

0.4

0.4

0

29

Animal

0.4

0.4

0

31

TWC

0.3

0.3

0

31

Headline

0.3

0.2

+50%

31

Food

0.3

0.3

0

31

CMT

0.3

0.3

0

31

Court

0.3

0.1

+200%

31

Bravo

0.3

0.2

+50%

37

Travel

0.2

0.2

0

37

Odyssey

0.2

n.a.

n.a.

Source: Turner Entertainment Research from Nielsen Media Research data

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