"Operator Two and I had a great relationship. She tried not to sow it but I could tell she was very amused, as we rang her night after night. We'd have twenty thousand U2 fans leaving a message. 'Tell the President to watch more TV!'"
- Bono on calling the White House every night on ZooTV
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.