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It is hosted by Rachel Maddow , who gained a public profile via her frequent appearances as a progressive pundit on programs aired by MSNBC. The show debuted on September 8, The Rachel Maddow Show debuted on September 8, , with 1,, viewers , of whom were in the 25—54 demographic. Maddow's deep, modulated voice is reassuringly calm after so much shrill emotionalism and catfights among the channel's aging, white male divas. On September 16, , the show drew 1,, viewers with , in the 25—54 demographic , beating Larry King Live and becoming the highest-rated MSNBC show of the night. The average total number of viewers for the show's airtimes during that period was , During the first quarter of , Maddow's show pulled well ahead of Larry King Live, regularly beating the show in overall and primetime ratings and  becoming the second-highest rated program in its time slot, behind only Fox News's Hannity. In September, , Maddow viewership in the 25—54 demographic topped that of Hannity on Monday and Tuesday and in the demographic's daily average for the week,  though not in the week's cumulative viewership for the time slot. In May, , the show delivered its lowest-rated month - , viewers - since it debuted in September, , and its second-lowest with adults 25—54 with , viewers in that category.