Reason number two: Hewson and Hallman
- last name starts with "H" and ends with "n"
....it's something... right?
Reason number three: my wife's name is of Irish origins (Tara means "king")
Reason number four: the four guys have been together since 1976. and they're still friends.
Reason number five: the themes they sing about are connected with the biggest themes of life - some of it playful, some of it serious, some of it probing.
Reason number six: their name, U2, is brilliant for it's simplicity and it's layers of meaning
Reason number seven: U2 is a bunch of rebels....against the typical, predictable rock-n-roll scene
Reason number eight: they have an intriguing way of infusing Christian themes into their art and life.
Reason number nine: inspiring songs like...
* Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For
* Beautiful Day
* Mysterious Ways
* Where the Streets Have No Name
* Wake Up Dead Man
* All Along The Watchtower.
Reason number ten: because that's just what I think.