TV Hits For Liberals, Conservatives

Liberals Like Cougar Town, GOP The Bachelor

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The annual TV survey from Experian-Simmons is out and it shows a pretty deep divide between liberals and conservatives. The bottom line: Liberals seek a racy diversion and conservatives want the facts. Or as Entertainment Weekly headlined, "Lefties want comedy, right wingers like work." [Whispers: New Television Show Might Boost Gold Standard Fans.]

The top 25 shows loved by liberal-Democrats:

1 - The Daily Show With Jon Stewart.

2 - The Colbert Report.

3 – Masterpiece.

4 - 30 Rock.

5 - Parks and Recreation.

6 – The View.

7 – Glee.

8 – Modern Family.

9 – It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia.

10 – Treme (HBO).

11 – Cougar Town.

12 – The Late Show With David Letterman.

13 - The Soup.

14 - The Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson.

15 - Aqua Teen Hunger Force (Adult Swim).

16 - Outsourced.

17 - Raising Hope.

18 - Saturday Night Live.

19 - The Office.

20 - American Masters.

21 - Project Runway (Lifetime).

22 - United States of Tara (Showtime).

23 - Shameless (Showtime).

24 - Parenthood.

25 - Conan (TBS).

The top 25 shows loved by conservative-Republicans:

1 – Barrett-Jackson Auction (Speed).

2 - This Old House.

3 - The 700 Club.

4 - Swamp Loggers (Discovery).

5 - Top Shot (History).

6 - The Bachelor.

7 - Castle.

8 - New Yankee Workshop.

9 - Mythbusters (Discovery).

10 - Only in America with Larry the Cable Guy (History).

11 - American Pickers (History).

12 - Swamp People (History).

13 - Wheel of Fortune.

14 - Top Gear (BBC America).

15 - The Middle.

16 - Pawn Stars (History).

17 - The Tonight Show.

17 - Antiques Roadshow.

19 - The Biggest Loser.

20 - Hawaii 5-0.

21 - Dancing with the Stars-Results Show.

22 - Man vs. Wild (Discovery).

23 - Auction Kings (Discovery).

24 - NCIS.

25 - The Mentalist.