Based on cases ripped from the headlines and solved by an elite team of  investigators, FORENSIC FACTOR details the trade secrets used by the world’s best sleuths to nab the most elusive criminals, with richly produced re-enactments of crucial incidents and first-hand accounts from the experts providing depth and insight.

 Format: One-hours

- Utility: Weekends

- Barter: 7:30 Local/7:30 National

- Delivery: Two (2) episodes delivered weekly, via Pathfire

Highlights
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- Format: One-hours

- Utlity: Weekends

- Barter: 7:30 Local/7:30 National

- Delivery: Two (2) episodes delivered weekly, via Pathfire

- Effectively delivers Women 25-54 and Adults 25-54.

- $2 million+ per episode production for Discovery Channel main network and global affiliates.

- Richly-produced reenactments, with commentary from the real CSIs.

- Pairs well with news, reality, unscripted and procedural drama programming.

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Here are sales highlights for Just For Laughs (JFL), for the week of Feb 15-21. Comparisons are based on shares with 2 decimals.
Weekly Airings
New York, WPIX (CW) Sat 1:00am - Tentpole TV, standing +6% above its Last Man Standing lead-in, while its lead-out declines, with HH. Builds +20% on its own success in Jan 2021, with W18-49.

Los Angeles, KCOP (IND) Sat 12:30am - Soars +75% over Extra from last year's HH time period. Even better than its own Jan 2021 HH delivery by +4%.

Chicago, WMEU (IND) Sat 4:00-5:00am - More than triples itself year-to-year with W25-54. More than doubles itself compared to its Jan 2021 score with W25-54, too. Rises above its lead-in with HH (+2%) and W25-54 (+Infinity).

Philadelphia, WPHL (IND) Sun 2:00am - Stands above its Last Man Standing lead-in: HH (+11%), W18-49 (+7%), W25-54 (+8%). Builds on itself compared to last year... and last sweep. Vs. Last Year: HH (+3%), W25-54 (+83%). Vs. Last Sweep: HH (+7%), W25-54 (more than double).

Dallas, KDAF (CW) Sat 5:00-6:00am - Rises (+3%) over its lead-in, while its lead-out declines, with HH.

Atlanta, WSB (ABC) Fri 3:30am and Sun 2:30pm
On Friday... JFL outscores ABC News from the Jan 2021 time period with W18-49 (+37%) and W25-54 (+66%). Trending up over the past 3 weeks, leading to a +4% improvement over ABC News last year, with W25-54.

On Sunday... JFL is Appointment TV, outscoring its My Destination.tv lead-in, while its NBA Countdown lead-out falls down. Lead-in gains are strong: HH (+28%), W18-49 (almost double), W25-54 (+28%). Soars over last year's time period with W18-49 (+57%) and W25-54 (+43%).

Houston, KIAH (CW) Sat 7:00am - Huge year-to-year improvement with W18-49 (more than 13 times better) and W25-54 (more than triple). Trending up over the past 3 weeks with W25-54, too.

Boston, WFXT (FOX) Sat 12:00m - Superior to last year's HH time period by +4%. Improves over itself compared to Jan 2021 (+1% with HH). Stronger than its Fox Network HH lead-in, too (+2%).

Phoenix, KTVK (IND) Sat 1:30am - Tentpole TV, outscoring its HH lead-in by +32%, while its lead-out declines.

Seattle, KZJO (IND) Sat 1:00-2:30pm - Major increases over Chicago PD from last year's time period: HH (more than double), W18-49 (more than 29x better), W25-54 (more than 12x stronger). Major improvement over its own Jan 2021 delivery, too: HH (+81%), W18-49 (more than 5x higher), W25-54 (more than 7x better). Huge increases over its lead-in: HH (more than double), W18-49 (+Infinity), W25-54 (more than quadruple). Trending up over the past 3 weeks with W18-49 and W25-54, too.

Minneapolis, KSTC (IND) Sun 1:00-2:00am - Sizzling gains over its Bob's Burgers lead-in with HH (+26%) and W25-54 (+31%). Great gains over its own delivery last year... and last sweep. Vs. Last Year: HH (+44%), W25-54 (more than triple). Vs. Last Sweep: HH (+40%), W25-54 (more than 9 times stronger).  

Orlando, WRDQ (IND) Sat 1:00am - Tentpole TV, infinitely up over its sleeping lead-in (0.00), while its lead-out falls back to sleep (0.00), with HH.

Miami, WFOR (CBS) Sat 3:30am - Superior to its HH lead-in by +11%.

Cleveland, WBNX (IND) Sun 5:30am - More than doubles its own Jan 2021 delivery with W25-54. Almost doubles itself year-to-year with W25-54, too.

Sacramento, KMAX (CW) Fri 4:00am - Far better than its Personal Injury Court lead-in with HH (+30%), while W18-49 and W25-54 are infinitely up. More than doubles Supreme Justice from last year's time period, with W18-49. Superior to Supreme Justice in the Jan 2021 time period, too, with W18-49 (+64%) and W25-54 (+9%).

Portland OR, KRCW (CW) Sat 1:00-2:00pm - Vaults +55% over last year's HH time period. Then, JFL soars +94% above its own Jan 2021 HH delivery. Jumps +59% over its HH lead-in, too.

Charlotte, WSOC (ABC) Sat 2:15-3:00am - Building its own audience over last year... and last sweep. Vs. Last Year: HH (+61%), W18-49 (+61%), W25-54 (more than double). Vs. Last Sweep: HH (+10%), W18-49 (+23%), W25-54 (+47%). Tentpole TV, too, rising +4% above its NCIS: New Orleans lead-in, while its Made in Hollywood lead-out declines, with HH. Trending up over the past 3 weeks with W18-49 and W25-54.

St. Louis, MMOV (IND) Sat 2:00-3:30pm - Infinitely better than its dead Movie lead-in (0.00) with W25-54. Almost doubles itself compared to Jan 2021 with W25-54. Improves +25% year-to-year, too.

Raleigh, WNCN (CBS) Sat 3:00-4:00am - More than triples over last year's level. Stands above its lead-in and lead-out, too.

Pittsburgh, WPXI (NBC) Sat 2:00-3:00am and 4:00am
In the 2am hour... JFL is Tentpole TV, standing above its Forensic FILES lead-in, and its Pawn Stars lead-out, with W18-49 and W25-54. Lead-in gains are: HH (+4%), W18-49 (+21%), W25-54 (+19%). More than doubles itself year-to-year with W18-49 and W25-54, while HH rise +89%. Superior to the Jan 2021 time period, too: HH (+25%), W18-49 (+72%), W25-54 (+80%).

At 4am... JFL just keeps on growing over last year... and last sweep. Vs. Last Year: HH (+90%), W18-49 (more than triple), W25-54 (more than quadruple). Vs. Last Sweep: HH (+62%), W18-49 (+14%), W25-54 (+36%). The show is also trending up over the past 3 weeks in HH.

San Diego, NFMB (CW) Sun 5:00pm - More than doubles Raceweek from last year's time period. Roars +73% ahead of its Raceweek lead-in, too. More than triples itself compared to Jan 2021.

Salt Lake City, KMYU (IND) Sat 6:00pm and Sun 6:00pm
On Saturday... JFL is Appointment TV, jumping +33% over its 2 Broke Girls lead-in, while its Funny You Should Ask lead-out falls down.

On Sunday... JFL is also Appointment TV, infinitely up over its Mike & Molly lead-in (0.00), while its Funny You Should Ask lead-out declines. The show is also +25% better than Mike & Molly from last year's time period. And, JFL gains +84% compared to its Jan 2021 score.

San Antonio, KCWX (IND) Sat 11:30am - More than doubles the Jan 2021 time period.

Columbus OH, WSYX (ABC) Fri 3:00-4:00am - Jumps +24% over its lead-in.

Kansas City, KMCI (IND) Sat 1:00-2:00am - More than triples its own Jan 2021 delivery. JFL also improves +36% year-to-year. The show is +10% better than its Bob's Burgers lead-in, too.

Cincinnati, WKRC (CBS) Sat 12:30-1:30am - Jumps +24% above its lead-in. Improves +15% over its own Jan 2021 delivery, too.

Cincinnati, EKRC (CW) Sat 5:00-6:00am - Tentpole TV, vaulting +89% over its Dr. Phil lead-in, while its lead-out declines. Improves over its own delivery, compared to last year (+90%)... and last sweep (+4%).

Austin, KXAN (NBC) Fri 3:30am and Sat 2:30-3:30am
On Friday... JFL almost triples NBC News from last year's time period. The show is also +10% stronger than NBC News from the Jan 2021 time period.

On Saturday... JFL more than triples last year's time period. The show almost doubles itself compared to its Jan 2021 score. No surprise that JFL is trending up over the past 4 weeks, too.

West Palm Beach, WTVX (CW) Sat 11:00am, Sat 10:00pm, Sun 5:00am, Sun 5:30pm
On Saturday morning... JFL improves itself compared to last year (+51%) and last sweep (+45%).

On Saturday night... JFL almost triples its 2 Broke Girls lead-in.

On Sunday morning... JFL almost doubles its own Jan 2021 score.

On Sunday evening... JFL is Appointment TV, soaring +66% above its Wipeout lead-in, while its Two and a Half Men lead-out declines. The show is more than 41 times better than it was last year. And, it's almost quadruple what it delivered in Jan 2021. If that's not enough, JFL is trending up over the past 4 weeks, too.

Jacksonville, WFOX (FOX) Sat 1:00am - Tentpole TV, rising +12% over its King of Queens lead-in, while its lead-out goes to sleep (0.00).

Norfolk, WGNT (CW) Sat 11:00am and Sun 11:00am
On Saturday... JFL more than doubles last year's time period. The show also improves +54% over its own Jan 2021 delivery. JFL vaults +44% over its CW Network lead-in. And, it's trending up over the past 3 weeks.

On Sunday... JFL is simply Appointment TV, soaring +79% over its lead-in, while its lead-out dies (0.00).

Memphis, WHBQ (FOX) Sun 1:30am - Superior to its lead-in by +2%.

Providence, WLNE (ABC) Sun 1:30am - Rises above its lead-in by +6%.


M-F Airings
Chicago, WMEU (IND) M-F 6:00am and 2:30am
At 6am... JFL jump-starts last year's time period, with infinite increases in HH, W18-49, and W25-54. More than doubles its own HH delivery from Jan 2021, while W18-49 are infinitely up, and W25-54 more than triple. Trending up over the past 3 weeks with HH, too.

At 2:30am... JFL is Tentpole TV, standing above its lead-in and lead-out, with HH, W18-49, and W25-54. Lead-in gains are impressive: HH (+76%), W18-49 (+62%), W25-54 (+61%). Significantly better than Right This Minute from last year's time period: HH (+23%), W18-49 (more than 15 times higher), W25-54 (more than 8x stronger). Improves over its own delivery in Jan 2021, too: HH (more than double), W18-49 (+Infinity), W25-54 (more than 12x better). Riding a 3-week upward trend with HH, too.

Detroit, WMYD (IND) M-F 6:30am - Triples itself year-to-year with W18-49, while W25-54 more than double. Builds +17% over its own Jan 2021 HH delivery, too. Rises over its Judge Mablean lead-in: HH (+1%), W18-49 (+10%), W25-54 (+5%).  

Portland OR, KRCW (CW) M-F 3:00am - Stands +10% above its Daily Mail HH lead-in.

Indianapolis, ETTV (IND) M-F 1:00am - Superior to America Says from last year's time period, by +6%. Improves over its own Jan 2021 delivery, too, by +14%.

Nashville, WNAB (CW) M-F 6:30am - Tentpole TV, rising +5% above its Comics Unleashed lead-in, while its Forensic FILES lead-out declines. More than triples itself year-to-year. Improves its own Jan 2021 score by +57%, too.

Source: NSI WRAP Multi-Market Program Tracks; Week of 2/15/21; Comparisons by 2-decimal share in Live+SD; Last year is Feb 2020; Last sweep is Jan 2021; Lead-in comparison is prior 1/4 hr to full program average