Thanks to reader Andie Taylor for this bit of news. AOL recently posted the results of a poll conducted from 3 million TV viewers and here are the results as they relate to Lost:
“Best Drama”: Lost was tied for 3rd with Heroes, behind House and Grey’s Anatomy
“Best Season-Ending Cliffhanger”: Lost won this with 32% of the vote, followed by CSI and Heroes
“Best Villain”: And the winner was… Benry! Followed by Sylar from Heroes and Tony from the Sopranos
“Couple You Loved to Love”: Sun & Jin finished third (only Lost notable)
“Most Shocking Development”: Ben shooting Locke was third (only Lost notable)
“Strongest Network”: ABC won with 36% of the vote, followed by Fox and NBC
My take on the above… I cannot believe that Lost fell that far in terms of the Best Drama… I have watched all of the shows mentioned above and I can see how Grey’s Anatomy is up there in terms of popularity with a more general demographic, but I don’t see how you could place House and Heroes over Lost.
And as far as the “shocking development”, I definitely think the flash-forward represented a greater shock than the Locke shooting (and definitely more conversation in our threads).
What do you think?