"With America it's not so much the country as what’s in the country that I like. I've said this before but I've learnt it’s not so much a country as a continent. So, it's people - I'm not writing off or writing on nations - it's just people that I found on our travels."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
The song 'Van Diemen's Land' is sung from the point of view of an Irish poet who spoke out against the British government and was going to be exiled to Tasmania (Van Dieman's Land is the original name for the island).