Barack Obama's acceptance speech at the Democratic National Convention was seen by more than 38 million people.Overall, here's the breakdown night-by-night (other days from MarketWatch):
Nielsen Media Research said more people watched Obama speak than watched the Olympics opening ceremony in Beijing, the final "American Idol" or the Academy Awards this year. Obama talked before a live audience of 80,000 people in Denver.
Monday: 22.3 millionThose are really, really, great numbers
Tuesday: 25.9 million
Wednesday: 24 million
Thursday: 38 million