"I have a great time and still am enjoying it. I get to play with my band and fly about in my plane. I get to take my kids on this travelling circus. They've got a tutor. I'm riding the pig's back, man!"
- Bono, 2005
did you know
The lyrics of The Ground Beneath Your Feet were written by Salman Rushdie, and he is featured in the video, shown writing the song. Rushdie also provides an account of his relationship with the band and how the song came to be written in his book of essays, Step Across This Line.