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Old 03-29-2005, 04:47 PM   #1
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Bono got a little carried away.....

Calling himself "the little lord Jesus" as he was leaving the stage at the end of 40?

I think he is the equivalent of a modern day prophet for sure....

But this really turns people off when he goes over the top.


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um, a little more context would be helpful....
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From our own interference crack news staff

[Q]40 (Bono introduces the band and calls himself "the little lord Jesus," and leaves the stage first. Then Adam, then Edge, then Larry ends with drum solo) [/Q]

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It's called "sarcasm"...
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Was it? Could be....not something that would surprise me.
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Wasn't there so I can't really say much, but knowing a little bit of Bono's humor I would say it's tongue in cheek. A play on the persona that the media once gave him.
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Am I the only one who has friends that are not big on the band because of Bono's slightly inflated ego?
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I wish I had heard it myself....It sounds like a great show.
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Bono gave the performance last night a B- .... LOL

the guitarist was a 10 though he said...
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Am I the only one who has friends that are not big on the band because of Bono's slightly inflated ego?
I have a few that give me a hard time, but I can usually point out the ego of their own hero and they shut up.

My ex-wife and I had debates about who had the bigger ego Bono or Billy Corgan...had nothing to do with our divorce though. At least I don't think so...
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his bandmates probably call him that


when he starts speaking Aramaic
we can start to worry
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his bandmates probably call him that


when he starts speaking Aramaic
we can start to worry
Rumor has it Johnny Damon was speaking Aramaic last fall in the playoffs....
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A poor choice of words.

We need not fret as I'm sure it will be on his heart.
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Rumor has it Johnny Damon was speaking Aramaic last fall in the playoffs....
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