Strong Week for Comedy’s Daily Show


Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Jon Stewart posted its second-most-watched week ever Jan. 31-Feb. 3, the network said Tuesday.

The show averaged 1.5 million total viewers per night during the week, second only to "Election Week '04," when it drew 1.7 million.

The Daily Show also ranked No. 2 in the time slot among men 18-34 for all of cable, as well as No. 5 in total viewers and No. 4 in viewers 18-49.