" Sunday's penultimate episode of The Next Food Network Star's third season served up 2.6 million viewers, making it the highest-rated telecast in the channel's history. The finale airs Sunday at 9 pm/ET.

" Lifetime's Army Wives delivered 3.7 million total viewers this Sunday and was basic cable's top-rated program in several key demos, even besting the Big 3 in women 18-to-49.

" Leading into Wives, Marisa Coughlan's Side Order of Life premiered to 2.4 million, followed by Lili Taylor's State of Mind, which opened with 2.3 mil.