"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 song 'Scarlet' was inspired by a thought in Bono's mind: "does God need salesmen?". The band was also in a minimalist mood that day.