"We're not the victims in this relationship. We're drivin' it and sometimes we write things too large or sometimes, you know, I'm.. when it comes to pratfalls, I almost feel it's kind of a job description."
- Bono, 1997
did you know
Get On Your Boots is about Bono taking his family on vacation to France and witnessing warplanes flying overhead at the start of the Iraq War. The chant "let me in the sound" was developed late in the recording sessions and became a theme throughout parts of the album.