"U2 have had two really rotten fashion phases. One was the October tour, where I had a skunk on my head. The second was The Unforgettable Fire period. You should never draw attention to your legs if you don't have any."
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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.