'Scandal' Posts Best-Ever Repeat Numbers

With a mix of original and repeat programming, ABC ranked #2 on Thursday in Adults 18-49 to an Idol-led Fox, outperforming NBC’s all-original lineup on the night by 54%.

Scandal Season 2 Episode 11 “A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar”

Scandal  (ABC) “A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar” season 2 episode 11  airs Thursday, Jan 17 2012 (10:02-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABC Television Network . Synopsis:  Changes continue to rock the White House, as we also flashback to learn more about the rigged election. Meanwhile, things get heated between Olivia and Edison after he makes a shocking accusation, on ABC’s “Scandal,” THURSDAY, JANUARY 17 (10:02-11:00 p.m., ET) on the ABCTelevision Network. READ MORE...

'Scandal' - 'A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar': Shonda Rhimes on Fitz's big demand

This post has spoilers for Thursday's (Jan. 17) episode of "Scandal." Fair warning if you haven't watched yet.You may have seen it coming when Mellie (Bellamy Young) told Fitz (Tony Goldwyn) he could have anything he wanted now that he's back on his feet and back in the Oval Office. Fitz, having just spent the episode (improbably) looking presidential enough to force Sally Langston back to the vice president's office, decides to ask for something else he wants.A divorce.It's not the most surprising revelation, given the sorry state of Fitz and Mellie's marriage, but it could also throw yet another twist into "Scandal's" already serpentine story. In a recent interview with reporters, creator Shonda Rhimes addressed how Fitz's decision might affect things going forward."We will see him make an effort to see if divorce is possible," Rhimes says, noting that Mellie won't be sure if it's really Fitz asking for the divorce or a side...

'Scandal' Preview and Spoilers: Who is a Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar?

Tonight's episode of Scandal titled "A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar" further delves into the rigged election that James uncovered in Defiance. And who exactly is a criminal, a whore, and idiot an a liar?  There are also not only one, but two familiar faces from Shonda Rhimes' other show who will be guest-starring on Scandal .

Scandal Video: Will Edison Uncover Olivia's Affair with Fitz?

Olivia Pope is known for covering up all sorts of secrets, but what will she do when faced with the possibility that her own deepest, darkest secret will come out? This week's Scandal , titled "A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar" — you'll love who that's referring to — will put Olivia ( Kerry Washington ) in that position when Edison ( Norm Lewis ) accuses her of having an affair with (gasp!) the President of the United States ( Tony Goldwyn ). How will Olivia react? Check out a sneak peek at Edison's accusation below and hit the comments with your thoughts on how Olivia can weasel her way out of this one!

Scandal Episode Trailer: Cheating and Changing

Scandal answered one question on last night's 2013 premiere, " One for the Dog ." Yes, Huck is now a free man. But another question will arise on next Thursday's "A Criminal, a Whore, an Idiot and a Liar." Did the shooting change the President for better... or for worse? That's the topic focused on in the following ABC promo, although we can also confirm this installment will flashback in time to the election itself. We'll get a glimpse at Barry Bostwick as Fitz's father, while also learning more about how the rigging took place. Prepare for another scintillating episode of Scandal Season 2 now:

'Scandal' 2.11 Preview Shows How the Injury Affects the President

Fitz is told that the bullet got through the part of his brain which controls personality and an ability to make decision.

'Scandal': Why You Should Watch the Show that Keeps You Guessing

Grey's Anatomy creator Shonda Rhimes first tackled the world of nurses, doctors and interns with fast dialogues, sharp tongues and, oh, the sex. She's brought those familiar characteristics into a new world -- that of Washington and the political power, lies and deceit that come with it -- in Scandal , which returns at 10pm tonight on ABC. Have you caught the Scandal fever yet?