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[08/13/07 - 02:52 PM]
ABC Drops 'Knights,' 'Nine'; Sends 'Nascar' to 10:00/9:00c
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- ABC is scrapping its current Wednesday lineup, dropping "The Knights of Prosperity" and "The Nine" while newcomer "NASCAR in Primetime" is shifting to 10:00/9:00c.

The news, confirmed via scheduling updates from the network this afternoon, comes after last week's record lows for the night (households: 1.8/3; adults 18-49: 0.8; according to fast national Nielsen data).

As for the rest of the night, a pair of "According to Jim" repeats will now kick things off at 8:00/7:00c, followed by rebroadcasts of "Primetime: The Outsiders" at 9:00/8:00c.

To review, here's a breakdown of the new lineup:

Wednesdays (as of August 15)
8:00/7:00c - "According to Jim" (Repeats)
8:30/7:30c - "According to Jim" (Repeats)
9:00/8:00c - "Primetime: The Outsiders" (Repeats)
10:00/9:00c - "NASCAR in Primetime"

As for "Knights" and "Nine," it's not clear if the remaining produced installments will be streamed online.





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· ACCORDING TO JIM (ABC)
· KNIGHTS OF PROSPERITY, THE (ABC)
· NASCAR IN PRIMETIME (ABC)
· NINE, THE (ABC)
· PRIMETIME (ABC)





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