What Beatles Song Best Describes Each World Cup Team?

It's a question the father and son team of soccer fans, Steven and Harrison Stark, answer in their book, “World Cup 2010: The Indispensable Guide to Soccer and Geopolitics." See their choices below.

  • United States: "I Me Mine"
  • Japan: "All together now"
  • Denmark: "I feel fine"
  • Ghana: "Getting Better"
  • Algeria: "It's All Too Much"
  • Italy: "When I'm 64"
  • The Netherlands: "With a little Help From My Friends"
  • Germany: "I'll Get You"
  • Greece: "Get Back"
  • South Korea: "Don't Pass Me By"
  • South Africa: "When I Get Home"
  • Honduras: "Help"
  • North Korea: "Do You Want To Know A Secret"
  • Argentina:  "Come Together (Over Me)"
  • Uruguay:  "Helter Skelter"

Reprinted from “World Cup 2010: The Indispensable Guide To Soccer and Geopolitics” © 2010 Steven D. Stark

This program aired on June 10, 2010. The audio for this program is not available.


More from Here & Now

Listen Live