"Aaah! A fly. Because Bono wrote about a fly and what's good enough for Bono is good enough for me."
- Larry Mullen jr. on what kind of animal he wanted to be if he was one
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.