As the year draws to a close, American TV viewers reveal their top picks for the most memorable TV moments of 2006 in a poll conducted by TiVo Inc. These are the moments that got America talking, from the shocking to the hilarious, and stopped viewers in their tracks, becoming the subject of water-cooler conversations, website and blog chatter, and, in some cases, pop culture phenomena in their own right.
Top TV Moments of 2006 Survey Results
1 Katie Couric's
last day on "Today"
2 Mel Gibson's
interview with Diane Sawyer
after his DWI arrest
tells author James Frey he betrayed readers
4 Sara and Grissom get together on CSI
5 Faith Hill's
reaction to Carrie Underwood's
win at "CMA Awards"
6 Kirstie Alley's
bikini reveal on Oprah
7 Will & Grace
series finale in which their kids start dating
8 Kate and Sawyer get together on Lost
9 Rosie O'Donnell's
debut on "The View"
10 Connie Chung
attempting a sultry serenade of Maury Povich