"We laugh, Irish people lough a lot, I live in a house full of laughter. I get high and low, I'm more up and down but Irish people are full of laughter and I find the American way funny, I do, it's very funny, I don't laughing at it, it's just the madness of places New York, isn't it."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
Although instrumental, the song '4th Of July' was recorded on the 4th of July, it is about how they felt that day. The Edge was playing the guitar, completely unaware that Brian Eno (one of the producers) was recording it.