"Had the album been finished, we could have got away with doing K-Mart, having a bad opening show, having a lemon on stage, all those things. The difficulty was that the record wasn't able to support all these new, bright ideas."
- Larry on Pop
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The Popmart stage design, which looked like a supermarket, appealed to Bono as a supermarket, with its myriad choices and temptations, could function as a metaphor for U2's songs, as they often deal with the struggle between desire and faith.