Pop TV Nielsen Ratings: 'Young and Restless' Made Cable Top 150 on Friday


The Nielsen ratings are in for the week of February 12-16, 2018. Same-day repeats of CBS soap opera The Young and the Restless made the cable Top 150 on Friday.

DateTotal ViewersAdults 18-49 RatingRank Among Cable Programs
Monday, January 1--Not in Top 150
Tuesday, January 2--Not in Top 150
Wednesday, January 3--Not in Top 150
Thursday, January 4--Not in Top 150
Friday, January 5413,0000.05142nd

The Bold and the Beautiful did not make the cable Top 150 during the week.

Today in Soap Opera History (February 20)

1970: Dark Shadows' Quentin and Maggie had matching pitchforks
on their hands. 1980: Edge of Night's Mrs. Henson testified at
Draper's trial. 1995: ATWT's Eduardo died. 2006: GH's Courtney
found out Nikolas was the father of her baby (Spencer Cassadine).
"Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past; for human events ever resemble those of preceding times. This arises from the fact that they are produced by men who ever have been, and ever shall be, animated by the same passions, and thus they necessarily have the same results."
― Machiavelli

"Today in Soap Opera History" is a collection of the most memorable, interesting and influential events in the history of scripted, serialized programs. From birthdays and anniversaries to scandals and controversies, every day this column celebrates the soap opera in American culture.

On this date in...

1967: CBS began broadcasting As the World Turns in color, shifting from the black-and-white telecasts of the show's first 11 years.

1970: On Dark Shadows, Quentin (David Selby) and Maggie (Kathryn Leigh Scott) noticed they both had pitchfork marks on their hands.

Today in Soap Opera History (February 19)

1985: British soap opera EastEnders premiered.
"Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past; for human events ever resemble those of preceding times. This arises from the fact that they are produced by men who ever have been, and ever shall be, animated by the same passions, and thus they necessarily have the same results."
― Machiavelli

"Today in Soap Opera History" is a collection of the most memorable, interesting and influential events in the history of scripted, serialized programs. From birthdays and anniversaries to scandals and controversies, every day this column celebrates the soap opera in American culture.

On this date in...

1970: On Dark Shadows, Megan (Marie Wallace) reported to Nicholas about the burning of Paul Stoddard's grave. She threatened to kill Nicholas if he hurt Jeb, whom Nicholas accused her of loving. Barnabas (Jonathan Frid) found Megan and told her that Jeb punished his betrayal by turning him back into a vampire. In revenge, Barnabas bit Megan and got her under his control. Megan then told Barnabas that Schuyler Rumson -- Angelique's new husband -- was the man who turned him in. Barnabas tracked down Angelique on Long Island and informed her that Sky was a leviathan, a charge she refused to believe. However, Sky then introduced her to his mentor, Nicholas Blair. Though Angelique and Nicholas pretended to be strangers in front of Sky, the old arch-enemies reverted to form. Realizing that she truly couldn't escape her past as a witch, Angelique decided to embrace it anew. As the episode ends, Nicholas ordered Sky to burn Angelique, which he set out to do.

1980: On All My Children, Palmer (James Mitchell) threatened to turned an attack dog loose on Daisy (Gillian Spencer), who wanted to reveal herself to Nina (Taylor Miller).

'Days of our Lives' Spoilers (February 19-23, 2018)

Abigail has a split personality, and her alter's name is Gabi.
What will happen on Days of our Lives during the week of February 19-23, 2018? Check out the day-to-day spoilers below to find out.

Monday, February 19
Stefan sees Abigail in a new light; John admits the truth to Steve, Kayla and Marlena; Paul and Will struggle to break free, but their predicament has drawn them closer; Tripp and Ciara bond.

'The Bold and the Beautiful' Spoilers (February 19-23, 2018)

What's coming up on CBS soap opera The Bold and the Beautiful during the week of February 19-23, 2018? Check out the day-to-day spoilers below to find out.

Monday, February 19
Realizing that this is his chance with Katie, Thorne moves in for a passionate kiss; Ridge extends an olive branch to Thorne and gifts him with a meaningful heirloom.

'General Hospital' Spoilers (February 19-23, 2018)

What's happening on General Hospital during the week of February 19-23, 2018? Check out the day-to-day spoilers below to find out.

Monday, February 19
Jason is pitted against Drew; Anna pays Maxie a visit; Peter changes his mind; Alexis is caught off guard; Sonny confides in an old friend.