It was so much easier to blame it on Them. It was bleakly depressing to think that They were Us. If it was Them, then nothing was anyone's fault. If it was us, what did that make Me? After all, I'm one of Us. I must be. I've certainly never thought of myself as one of Them. No one ever thinks of themselves as one of Them. We're always one of Us. It's Them that do the bad things.
The numbers for last night's debut of the highly anticipated new TV series The Walking Dead are in and it has AMC grinning from ear to ear. The show that has put horror on the forefront of both hardcore fans and non horror fans is a huge success and is sure to spread from positive word a mouth advertising. What are the numbers?
The 90-minute Halloween night debut delivered 5.3 million viewers and 3.6 million adults 18-49. That breaks the record for the largest demo audience for any cable television show all year and rates higher than any other AMC series ever.