Lisotta, Christopher
December 2005
Television Week;12/12/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 50, p3
Trade Publication
The article reports on the return of the talk show "Martha," hosted by Martha Stewart, for its second season. The show has been cleared 90% in the U.S. for 2006-2007. It averaged a 1.7 household rating for the week ended November 27, 2005. The program's rating has been increasing in the women 25 to 54 demographic since the beginning of the season.


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