Shields and Brooks on Steele’s Afghan War Comments, World Cup Fervor

BY Hari Sreenivasan  July 2, 2010 at 8:53 PM EST

You might remember we gave Mark Shields a hall pass to come in late a few weeks ago. On Friday, we decided to leave a chair open for David Brooks who was zooming in from an undisclosed location.

RNC Chairman Michael Steele’s comments that the war in Afghanistan was one of President Obama’s choosing dominated our conversation, but we managed to discuss the nail-biting shootout that ousted Ghana from the World Cup. Enjoy: