Top 10 most watched of the week (entertainment): Live, from New York, it’s Slingbox

Your 10 most watched programs of the week on Slingbox, non-sports edition, were as follows. Check after the list for a few quick thoughts on this week’s most watched home entertainment:

1. Today
2. SNL 40
3. Good Morning America
4. The Big Bang Theory
5. Law & Order: Special Victims Unit
6. Family Guy
7. Criminal Minds
8. SpongeBob SquarePants
9. Family Feud
10. NBC Nightly News

Saturday Night Live doesn’t often light it up on our top 10. But SNL 40, which celebrated the sketch show’s 40th anniversary, crushed it on Slingbox just as it did in the Nielsen ratings — it was NBC’s most-watched non-Super Bowl program in more than 10 years. The special assembled a wide array of SNL luminaries, who brought back classics like the Will Ferrell-as-Alex Trebek-hosted Celebrity Jeopardy:

Most of the other shows on the list this week were familiar — SpongeBob is always a good reminder that Slingbox is great for watching kids’ shows on phone, tablet or laptop. The only one we don’t see often was NBC Nightly News, which, considering the Brian Williams scandal, might lend support to the idea that all publicity is good publicity.

We’ll be back with our sports top 10 tomorrow.

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