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Don't Cry For Bono & (Really) Rich Phonies

whaefner Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 10:47 AM
a few years back, U2 was in Glasgow, Scotland (Gotta LOVE the Scots for this one)... In the middle of the show, Bono asked for silence, and after a few minutes, he got it... he then began slowly clapping his hands... the audience was dead silent, transfixed by this display... after a few minutes of this, Bono steps up to the mike and proclaims "Every time I do this, a child in Africa DIES"... a few seconds later, someone in the front row yells out "Then Quit F*in' doin' it ya evil B*STARD!" (true story... do the research)
DCM in FL Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 3:55 PM
Not a true story... urban legend.
JB in MS Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 3:15 PM
Great story! Makes me proud to be a Scot! Well...half, anyway.
I have spoke with the tongue of angels
I have held the hand of a devil
It was warm in the night
I was cold as a stone
Bono

In addition to unions, other soak-the-rich because they're evil types, and corporations-aren't-people so we can destroy them without hurting anyone, President Obama hooked up with Bono of U2 fame. I love the music but hate the hypocrisy. U2 moved its businesses from Ireland years ago to avoid paying taxes. Moreover, the ONE Foundation created by Bono is nothing more than another pity Africa and make us feel better organization that rich socialists cobble together to assuage their...
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