By Margaret Lyons
Updated January 13, 2011 at 03:22 PM EST

Last night, Stephen Colbert addressed the media aftermath of the Arizona massacre — and Sarah Palin’s recent video addressing the same — by picking “Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Angriness” as The Word. He even took on Palin’s spokeswoman’s assertion that the campaign map with the crosshairs had nothing to do with guns — that the crosshairs were not sights but rather “surveyors symbols.”

“Sarah Palin knows now is not the time to determine ground elevation,” he said, as “Might Lead to High Road” flashed on sidebar.

I think “If you can’t say something nice, don’t say something nice” might be my new motto.

What did you think of last night’s Word segment, PopWatchers?

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