Wednesday's ratings rundown:

ABC
With 6.22 million viewers, Next Best Thing was up a tick from last week. American Inventor (6.13 mil) dipped 140K, but Traveler (4.41 mil) picked up 280 thou.

CBS
AFI's movie countdown saw 7.7 mil await a foregone conclusion.

NBC
Last Comic Standing (5.94 mil) lost almost a mil of its premiere audience.

Fox
SYTYCD (9.05 mil) added 170,000 to its swelling numbers.

CW
The first hour of Hidden Palms did a typical 1.5 mil, but the second eppy inched up to 1.77 mil.