"The way I saw 'The Fly' was like an obscene phone call from Hell, but the guy likes it there. He’s like calling home, saying, I like it. It’s a deranged kind of character. We have all these kind of people that we are, and there’s some that you just don’t want to let out in public. He’s one of them."
- Bono, 1992
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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.