"At times I found it upsetting, not just the fact my mate's coming in for abuse he doesn't deserve but also what it says about Ireland. That's what's upsetting, this inability to celebrate our successes. I don't understand that. Begrudgery? I don't know. It's just part and parcel of Ireland."
- The Edge on Bono bashing in Ireland, 2023
did you know
When U2 were recording The Joshua Tree Bono didn't make it to Ali's birthday, so Bono wrote the song The Sweetest Thing for her.