"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
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.