"It's my way of getting across a point about the abuse at Abu Ghraib prison. In the US there are talk-show hosts openly saying: 'Well, how do we get info about the next 9/11 attack? Ask nicely?'. They think torture and abuse is OK. My point is torture is wrong. You can't torture people, full stop. It's wrong."
- Bono on his blindfolded prisoner act on the Vertigo Tour, 2005
did you know
The photograph made by Anton Corbijn for The Unforgettable Fire album cover was basically copped from somebody else's photograph (a picture of Moydrum Castle). It ended up in costing U2 some money.