"I'd like to give a message to the young people of America, and that is; we shall continue to abuse our position and fuck up the mainstream."
- Bono, 1993
did you know
The name Achtung Baby was chosen so that their new album could not be taken seriously because on their last album Rattle and Hum, they were critically attacked. Achtung means attention is German: "Attention, Baby," is the literal translation.