PRI's The World Published by PRI's The World For Brazilians, a huge loss caps a costly and disappointing World Cup Listen Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/386023/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Brazil lost big during Tuesday's World Cup semi-final against Germany. It's only a game — but for Brazilians it took on much greater meaning, both personal and political.