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CNN's 'Parker Spitzer' talk show debuts to low ratings

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Parker Spitzer, the new CNN talk show starring columnist Kathleen Parker and former governor of New York Eliot Spitzer, attracted only 454,000 viewers during its debut Monday night, according to the Los Angeles Times. By comparison, Fox News’ The O’Reilly Factor tallied 3.1 million viewers and MSNBC’s Countdown with Keith Olbermann registered 1.1 million viewers during the same 8 p.m. time frame. Parker Spitzer replaced Campbell Brown, which premiered to 1.3 million viewers two years ago.