"I'm not sure that we'll ever be number 1 on the pop charts [again], but we need songs that go outside of our audience."
- Bono, 2011
did you know
"Crumbs from Your Table" is about the relationship between Western countries and developing countries. The verses and chorus address the relationship from the perspective of citizens from the developing world, focusing on the disparity between the long-term socioeconomic planning stressed by the Westand the developing world's immediate need for sustenance.