The ABC News interview with Gabrielle Giffords was worth watching except for one moment, when ABC decided that it could not put on a widely-watched full hour program without smearing Sarah Palin by trying to connect Palin’s electoral map to the Giffords shooting (via Newsbusters):

I have addresed this smear many times before.  There is no evidence that Jared Loughner, who was determined to be mentally unfit for trial, ever saw the electoral map or was even political.  This was a false meme circulated by left-wing bloggers which then was picked up by the anti-Palin mainstream media.

Here’s Rush reading my post about the smear: