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[08/07/08 - 02:07 PM]
ABC Sends 'Wanna BET' to Tuesdays
By The Futon Critic Staff (TFC)

LOS ANGELES (thefutoncritic.com) -- ABC is shifting its new game show "Wanna Bet?" to Tuesday nights, scheduling updates from the network confirmed this afternoon.

Repeats of "Samantha Who?," originally set for the Tuesday, 9:00/8:00c hour, will assume "Bet's" old Monday, 9:00/8:00c slot starting next week (August 11).

"Bet" then will follow breakout hit "Wipeout" on Tuesdays at 9:00/8:00c as of August 12.

The show's most recent installment drew a paltry 1.0 rating among adults 18-49 after "High School Musical: Get in the Picture" (0.8 rating adults 18-49) on August 4.

The Alphabet undoubtedly hopes "Wipeout," which has consistently ranked as the number two show of the week in both total viewers and adults 18-49, will give "Bet" a much needed boost.





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· HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL: GET IN THE PICTURE (ABC)
· SAMANTHA WHO? (ABC)
· WANNA BET? (ABC)
· WIPEOUT (ABC)





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