"With America it's not so much the country as what’s in the country that I like. I've said this before but I've learnt it’s not so much a country as a continent. So, it's people - I'm not writing off or writing on nations - it's just people that I found on our travels."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
The name Achtung Baby was chosen so that their new album could not be taken seriously because on their last album Rattle and Hum, they were critically attacked. Achtung means attention is English: "Attention, Baby," is the literal translation.