"I wrote the words about a friend of mine, his name was Gareth Spaulding. And on his twentyfirst birthday he and his friends decided to give themselves a present of enough heroine into his veins to kill him."
- Bono on the song 'Bad'
did you know
Most critics agree that the song 'Acrobat' has to do with Bono's views of being a rock star in the post-JT days.