"We have joy, rage, we're unreasonable, we can take a punch. But we can throw one."
- Bono on why the world needs U2 in 2009
did you know
According to an interview from 1982 the song 'October' is about the Bolsheviek revolution in Russia in 1917, that brought Communism to power. This theme is mixed with a personal theme, possibly Bono's mothers death.