Cheerleaders kissing other chicks only goes so far in the ratings department. What really does the trick is killing off characters, and that's exactly what Heroes is going to do.
NBC is about to instill the perfect ratings slump-buster in its troubled drama Heroes: Let the show's hottest female character make out with her female college roommate. Bam! Genius! And just so we don't forget that the kiss is coming next week, they've released a still photo.
It's a time for new beginnings in tonight's
After three seasons of touched-by-God syndrome -- during which the Heroes ran wild with their powers and asserted their superiority over humans -- the characters will now try their damnedest to lead normal lives.