"The new album was an attempt to tune into that (touring) energy and stay up during the break in the tour rather than come down to earth again. This time we said, 'Okay we're up on the moon so let's here and make a record.'"
- Bono on Zooropa, 1993
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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.