> Once the numbers were officially tallied, Sunday night’s Super Bowl was in fact the most-viewed Super Bowl ever, with an average of 98.7 million viewers. Nielsen also estimated 151.6 million viewers watched some of the game, meaning it was the most-viewed TV program ever in the U.S.
> FishbowlDC writes about a party last weekend for new Special Report anchor Bret Baier. “Fox News’ Brit Hume and Major Garrett and MSNBC’s Norah O’Donnell were in attendance,” writes new FBDC editor Christine Delargy.
> Good Morning America’s Sam Champion kicks off a three-day series of trash and the environment tomorrow. He reports on garbage in the ocean, landfills and a man who saved all his trash for an entire year.
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