"I was genuinely honoured. So honoured, I completely messed up my speech. I wanted to say something like 'Dublin has done more for U2 than we have ever done for Dublin' but said the opposite. I am not the world's greatest public speaker."
- Larry on been giving the Freedom of Dublin City award
did you know
In the live performance of 'The Electric Co.' from 1983's Under A Blood Red Sky, Bono sang a snippet of Stephen Sondheim's 'Send In The Clowns'. U2 had failed to get permission for this 27-second snippet and later agreed to pay a $50,000 penalty as well as removing the snippet from later pressings.