"Where's my public? My God, they've deserted me! This is a crisis. We'd better do something. Stir up some publicity or something. 'Bono in under-age sex orgy.' That should do it. I want my public back."
- Bono, December 1987
The introduction to "Zoo Station" was meant to make listeners think "This record is broken" or "This can't be the new U2 record".