New York Times columnist David Brooks told MSNBC's Norah O'Donnell and John Harwood the story of one Republican Senator that couldn't keep his hands to himself.

"All three of us spend a lot of time covering politicians and I don't know about you guys but in my view they are all emotional freaks of one sort or another, guaranteed to invade your personal space and touch you. I sat next to a Republican Senator once at dinner and he had his hand on my inner thigh the whole time -- eww get me out of here," said Brooks

This video is from MSNBC's News Live, broadcast July 10, 2009.

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