Bono Declares War On Trump

In an interview with Rolling Stone published Wednesday, U2 lead singer Bono declared war on President Donald Trump. “There’s a bully on the bully pulpit and silence is not an option,” said the iconic, activist singer.

Bono addressed Trump’s presidency repeatedly in the interview, at times specifically prompted by the interviewer. In one question, Rolling Stone asked the singer about an overtly political change in one of the band’s most famous songs, “Bullet the Blue Sky,” during a performance on The Tonight Show just weeks before the election. Bono added some lyrics that were “unambiguously” about then-candidate Trump. (Transcript of Bono’s extended rant about Trump in the song at Dreamfest below.)

“Is that a sign you’re going to become (even more) vocal about the dangers he poses to the world?” the interviewer asked.

“It is a little bit of a departure as I’ve always believed in working across the aisle as an anti-poverty activist but this isn’t a matter of right or left,” said Bono. “There’s a bully on the bully pulpit and silence is not an option.”

Earlier in the interview, Bono was asked if “the chaos of Brexit, Trump and everything else” shaped the direction of the new album, Songs of Experience. “Would it have been a very different album had those things not happened?” the interviewer asked.

“On the latter part of the question, it’s hard to quantify but I would say the emotional temperature is up about 25 percent,” said Bono.

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  • Billy

    Who is Bono ?

    • The Redman

      Nor does a stupid hill “billy”. hahahahahhahahahhaha

    • Rickey Hnath

      true Billy the left cant take losing they keep crying yelling rioting cheating stealing until they get their way this time we true Americans cant let this happen it would be the end of America

      • The Redman

        america has already come 2 an end, U stupid inbred. white-folks like U, help ruin it. hahahhahahahahhahaha. tick-prick-rick

    • Sheilia Smith

      According to south park his father put eyes and a mouth on one of his Turds and Bono was born..

  • Knight56

    “There’s a bully on the bully pulpit and silence is not an option,”

    The left has been bulling the right for the past 30 years with the PC MSM. If a baker doesn’t want to make a cake for an LGBT wedding because of religious reasons he gets bullied by the left until he’s out of business.

    If parents let their children walk home from the park they get arrested and bullied by the left because they are “free range” parents and unfit to raise children.

    I could go on all day. But the point is, Trump has spoken for the NON-PC folks out there and that is why he’s president. Bono is correct, there is a bully pulpit and silence is not an option anymore, that is why we elected Trump, he will not allow us to be bullied any longer.


    • The Redman

      Oh what ah “knight”. Stupid white-folks ruined America, they live 4 “bullying”.

      • Knight56

        Hey big chief, been a while since you attempted to write. To the victor go the spoils.

        • Jackson Brannon

          Most of us on here have Chief lil dick blocked so we cannot even see what the lil penis eunich has to write!!

          • The Redman

            Like, jack off jack-bo. hahahhahahaahhaahahah

        • The Redman

          Yep, and 2 Hell goes the “spoiled” privileged white-folks, huh, day-break-inbred. hahahahhahahahahah

          • Knight56

            “Privileged” white folks is something that leaders on the left created in order to control the minds of the inbred, frail, uneducated and ignorant in our country. Did you ever stop to think that it was highly educated white folks on the left who coined that term? Yep, just another way to control the low IQ folks out there and they show their ignorance by repeating what their white superiors on the left put in their minds.

          • The Redman

            Did U ever think B 4 U yo no good pappy rape U. white-folks like U, and yo loser mama has kept America divided ever since yall came out from yo caves wit dem lice. day-boy. hahahhahahahahahahhaahah. its stupid, “educated” white-folks dat ruined america. O what a knight. hahahhaahahahhahaha

    • Roger Rock

      100% correct on all points.

    • Virginia White

      U2 seems to forget that their income is dependent on people buying their music? That can dry up over night.

  • HDMania

    Bono is jumping on the liberal demorat idiot train..the lefties are the only bullies around here..

    • The Redman

      And 98% of em R no good white-folks, huh. man-no. hahahahhahahahaha

    • Sheilia Smith

      He is trying to hide the fact he steals almost all the money he brings in for benefit concerts for the hungry in Bangladeshi

  • The Redman

    white-folks ruined america

    • Billy Liska

      WTF….America aint Ruined…………..

      • The Redman

        Not 4 most white-folks, huh. billy-bo. hahahahahhahahahah

    • Roger Rock

      Only for those who have a lousy attitude.

      • The Redman

        Nor privileged white-folks who live deep in denial, huh rabbit-roger. hahahahhahahahahaha

        • Rickey Hnath

          get a job you black racist we white folks work for what we have huh deadman redman hahahaha

          • Paula

            Bet he’s not black and he isn’t Indian. He’s a paid fat, pimple faced blogger,,,, hoping to become antiffa but can’t because he doesn’t belong anywhere. He knows it and we know it. Always can tell a paid poster…there is always one of them on the Conservative site and no matter what is said to them, they LOL or hahahaha. I saw the ad on Craigslist…all they asked was can you take insults while giving them out. Hell they make 10-15 dollars an hour for this. I wonder if they pay taxes on it? LOL hahahahahaha

          • The Redman

            I bet U’re a troll-tramp wit a flat-ass, U stayed on ya back 2 much. hahahhahahahahahhaahah. U could B a paul wit yo flat-ass. hahahahahhahaahahaha. no hips

          • The Redman

            I have a “job”, prick-lick-rick. I report 2 the world about U, subhuman inbreeds dat ruined america. hahahahahhahahahahaha. yo no good mama helped 2 ruin america by inbreeding and hatching U. hahahhahahahaahhahaah, snake-mouth

    • Paula

      Yep cuz we gave people like you the vote!

      • The Redman

        The only “thing” U “gave” was from being on ya back 2 yo pappy when U were a brat. den U started “giving” from being on all 4’s like a dog-breath tramp later as a no good tramp-ho. U’re no good 4 any man in his right mind. paul. hahahhahahahahahaha. U’re a real loser.

  • Combatvet52

    Bono the perfect AH likes making his money here keep your’e mouth shut and do what you get paid to do and your’e not that great either.

  • phenry

    Was bono referring to the same UN peace keepers that rape women wherever they are assigned? And is bono in shock to learn that the world is a evil and dangerous place with most nations being run by dictators and warmongers bent on genocide?
    All of a sudden, everything is Trumps fault. The left is just being more irrational and violent as they can’t accept defeat, true diversity and the fact that most Americans do not buy their lies and propaganda anymore.

  • shamu9

    Screw No-Talent Assed Boner!

  • Oscar Pearson

    Bo-No needs to stick to singing!

  • Robert Wayne

    What’s this creep’s name? Bonehead?

  • Jackson Brannon

    First the Rolling stones magazine is Bankrupt and going under just like all of the other Libturd things!! Second BOZO or BonHO or whatever his retard name is isn’t even an American Citizen and needs to go F himself!!!

  • ron wilson

    Fu*k you, your voice sucks anyway!

  • Edward

    Bono the “Fuck brained buffoon”

  • den mick

    who the hell cares what bono has to say. is he a citizen?

  • Daveed de la Valle

    Burn all u2 records…..Phony Bono is a loser.