Christina Applegate in Samantha Who? by Karen Neal/ABC
Charlie Brown Christmas
encore topping the hour (at 9.3 million total viewers), Chuck
placed second with 8.36 mil, a 120K increase from last week's impressive outing. Everything else was repeats, with House
(8.3 mil) nipping at Chuck
's heels and delivering the best demos. 9 pm
Without the Dancing
stars to give her a lift, Samantha Who?
is missing her certain something, this week dropping 40 percent to 7.52 mil. Similarly, Notes from the Underbelly
(5.5 mil) shed 33 percent. Heroes
' ersatz "season finale" fell just shy of 11 mil, dipping 860 thou week-to-week. 10 pm
A CSI: Miami
repeat was No. 1 with 10.1 mil, followed by Life
(6.6 mil, 420K better than Journeyman
's most-recent journey) and October Road
(5.25 mil, down 750K).