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It's Monday - you too..?

Discussion in 'CycleChat Cafe' started by Aperitif, 5 Nov 2007.

  1. At a recent U2 concert in Glasgow , Bono asked the audience for total
    quiet. Then, in the silence, he started to slowly clap his hands, once
    every few seconds.

    Holding the audience in total silence, he said into the microphone,
    "Every time I clap my hands, a child in Africa dies."


    A voice with a broad Scottish accent from the front of the crowd pierced
    the quiet... "Well, foockin stop doin it then, ya evil b*stard!"
     
  2. alecstilleyedye

    alecstilleyedye nothing in moderation Staff Member

    genius! pmsl ;) :smile: :becool:
     
  3. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    ROFPMSL !!!!

    I like U2's music, don't always agree with their preaching though.

    Like some folk on here, they have an opinion, but if you disagree you're a total langer and are always wrong.
     
  4. Stwutter

    Stwutter New Member

    Yeah, but can you walk on water like St. Bono???

    Thought not...

    ;)
     
  5. Elmer Fudd

    Elmer Fudd Miserable Old Bar Steward

    Of course I can !! I just prefer to walk on the bottom bit and look at the fishy fishes !
     
  6. I've heard this one before. Great put down for someone who is, occasionally, a bit too pompous and preachy for his own good!
     
  7. graham56

    graham56 Veteran

    Brilliant^_^;)^_^:smile:
     
  8. girofan

    girofan New Member

    :smile: He's Irish. He is more to be pitied than blamed.;)
     
  9. yenrod

    yenrod Guest

    What a ****ed up nation to get at those that try and improve things !
     
  10. ajevans

    ajevans New Member

    Location:
    Birmingham
    Depends if you believe that he is trying to improve things or alternatively trying to boost his profile by taking on a cause.

    I think they're not necessarily mutually exclusive however I believe he is not very effective at the former.
     
  11. yorkshiregoth

    yorkshiregoth Master of all he surveys

    Location:
    Heathrow
    The recent South Park episode taking the mickey out of Bono was funny.