TV Ratings: President Obama's address turns Americans to their TVs

president-obama-osama-bin-dead-speech-320.jpgFast national ratings for Sunday, May 1, 2011.

On the West Coast, programming was interrupted in favor of President Obama's address from the White House to announce the death of 9/11 mastermind, Al Quaeda leader Osama Bin Laden.

Ratings across the board were higher than last week's, likely due to many Americans tuning in to watch the address.