"The bad thing about McGuinness is he's as bad as us. He never tried to talk us out of it"
- Bono on the Popmart tour, which ended up costing $ 214,000 a day, show day or not
did you know
In 1999, a bag holding personal papers and a laptop computer containing lyrics for the ATYCLB album was taken from Bono's car. Bono offered a reward of £2,000 for the return of the computer. An Irish man returned the laptop after having bought it for £300 thinking it was from a reputable source. He realised it was Bono's when he saw a picture of the singer's child Elijah Bob on the screen, prompting him to contact U2's management.