*CNN’s ratings woes continue, the latest drop courtesy of its revived debate program “Crossfire.”
Friday numbers show it falling 47% in overall audience and 40% in adults 25-54 from its Monday premiere, according to Deadline.com, citing Nielsen.
The show features President Obama’s former White House advisor for Green Jobs Van Jones and Stephanie Cutter on the left and Newt Gingrich and S.E. Cupp on the right.
For Monday’s unveiling, 581,000 people tuned in — 171,000 of them in the news demo. By Friday 309,000 were watching – 103,000 in the demo. Compared to the previous week in the same timeslot on CNN, Crossfire fell 14% overall and 7% in the demo.