"Having played God for most of the 80's, I thought it would be fun to play the Devil."
- Bono as Mister MacPhisto, 1993
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.