"Being cool wasn't high on our list of priorities. It wasn't really a Dublin thing to do. It wasn't cool to be happy or celebratory at the time. We enjoyed the energy of punk but we neglected to take on board the nihilism and negativity."
- The Edge on young U2, 2001
did you know
The guy mentioned in the song Bullet The Blue Sky with "his face red like a rose on a thorn bush" is Ronald Reagan according to an interview with Bono in 2006.