"That's a failure? In Europe, PopMart was seen as an absolutely groundbreaking pop-art milestone. Here, it was seen as a flop. I don't like our musical experiments being seen as indulgent."
did you know
The Picture of Dorian Grey mentioned in the song 'The Ocean' is a novel by Oscar Wilde, the Irish author who has been a huge influence on Bono's lyrics. In referring to it, Bono mocks his own vanity in thinking a rock star can change the world.