"We were already annoying people, it was already divisive, it was already, ‘I can’t stand them, I want to kill them’. It’s the job of art to be divisive."
- Bono on U2 critics, 2014
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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.