and our tongues are removed we started talking
with our eyes and when our eyes are poked out
we talked with out hands...and when our hands
are cut off we convened with our toes
and when we are shot in our legs we
nodded our heads for yes and and shook our head
"I realized the real influence was probably Flannery O'Connor, so I developed this character called the Shadow Man and I'm managing to step into the shoes of the Shadow Man without any self-harm. It's quite a character."
- Bono on the character he plays for Exit on the Joshua Tree tour
did you know
Bono's The Fly character wore a suit just like Elvis Presley wore in his 1968 TV comeback special. Like Elvis, Bono dyed his brown hair black.