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#Bono

# bono - Thursday 17 January, 2013

From The Daily Edge 10 reasons for U2 to exist Achtung Baby This post contains videos

10 reasons for U2 to exist

U2 have revealed a potential title for their new album; ’10 reasons to exist’.

# bono - Saturday 12 January, 2013

Want to meet your hero? You can, at a price...

Celebrity auctions are becoming more and more popular. So what can you get for your money?

# bono - Tuesday 25 December, 2012

From The Daily Edge Christmas nightcap: Falling Slowly singalong on Grafton Street (with new video) Busking This post contains videos

Christmas nightcap: Falling Slowly singalong on Grafton Street (with new video)

With Glen Hansard and Lisa Hannigan…

# bono - Saturday 27 October, 2012

Top readers' comments of the week

Here’s our round-up of the funniest, most thought-provoking and interesting comments you lot made this week. Did you make it in?

# bono - Thursday 25 October, 2012

From The Daily Edge “Who is Bono?” asks Neil Young Crazy Horse

“Who is Bono?” asks Neil Young

Morto for Bono.

# bono - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Bonjour Monsieur le Président: Bono (and Bill Gates) meet Francois Hollande

The three discussed poverty and development at a meeting at the Élysée Palace today.

# bono - Saturday 6 October, 2012

Bono's brother revives '90s restaurant for charity

Tosca was once a haunt for models, party people and visiting celebs – now it’s back for one night only for charity drive.

# bono - Friday 21 September, 2012

The eagle has landed: Bono to get Mexico's top honour

The Order of the Aztec Eagle is the highest decoration that can be awarded to foreigners and it’s winging (sorry) its way to the U2 frontman.

# bono - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

Mitt Romney uses U2's old tour plane to campaign for US presidency

The Republican candidate for president is using the 22-year-old aircraft that Bono and co used for a bit of, ahem, ‘Elevation’ during their 360° tour from 2009 to 2011.

# bono - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Points, petrol and Roses of Tralee: The week in numbers

Just how expensive was Robin van Persie? And how badly are you penalised if you breach trade sanctions?

Zuckerberg loses $9.1 billion - and admits Facebook share slide is 'painful'

The end of a ‘lock-in’ period means another dive in share value – meaning Zuckerberg, and Bono, have both lost out.

# bono - Thursday 26 July, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: 'Hello housemates. This is your Irish rock star fan, Bono' Bono This post contains videos

VIDEO: 'Hello housemates. This is your Irish rock star fan, Bono'

He appeared on Big Brother South Africa. Watch the whole episode here.

# bono - Sunday 3 June, 2012

Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics) BIG TIME This post contains images

Stephen Roche, Swingball, Big Time bars: Ireland in the 1980s (pics)

From the Enniskillen bombing to the divorce referendum, from Theresa Lowe to Ray Houghton…. images of eighties Ireland.

# bono - Saturday 2 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Here's everything you missed on last night's 50th anniversary Late Late Show Late Late This post contains videos

Here's everything you missed on last night's 50th anniversary Late Late Show

If you didn’t watch, you actually missed out on a pretty brilliant show. Lucky you, though: here’s your cheat sheet.

# bono - Friday 1 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge 6 memorable moments from 50 years of the Late Late Show Late Late Show This post contains videos

6 memorable moments from 50 years of the Late Late Show

From tearing up Toy Show tickets to Padraig Flynn’s appearance, here are some of the chat show’s highlights. Tell us your favourites…

From The Daily Edge Arguments begin in New York suit over Spiderman musical Spiderman

Arguments begin in New York suit over Spiderman musical

Bono and The Edge wrote the music for the most expensive Broadway production ever made.

# bono - Wednesday 23 May, 2012

Business Insider spoke to someone who bought $100m in Facebook shares on Friday. He was angry.

“This should have been a blockbuster. This should have traded to $60 or $70.”

# bono - Saturday 19 May, 2012

From The Daily Edge Facebook, lightning and Euro 2020: the week in statistics Prime Numbers

Facebook, lightning and Euro 2020: the week in statistics

Mark Zuckerberg has earned an average of $3,904,232 every day of his short life. That and more from the week…

Here's why Facebook shares stayed above $38 after flotation

Throughout the first day of trading, Facebook shares never dipped below $38. This chart shows why.

# bono - Friday 18 May, 2012

Bono's wealth set to double in Facebook's first day on markets

Paul Hewson’s investment vehicle owns 1.5 per cent of the company – and will make a tidy packet in the IPO today.

# bono - Sunday 29 April, 2012

Denis O'Brien the biggest Irish loser on the Sunday Times Rich List

It’s not all bad news for O’Brien though. He’s still Ireland’s second richest person.

# bono - Saturday 28 April, 2012

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Potentially devastating bomb in Newry, legendary artist laid to rest, and good news for Peats…

U2, Sir Paul and...er Posh Spice make Sunday Times millionaire musicians list

MCD boss Denis Desmond and Michael Flatley are among the Irish names on the list…

# bono - Thursday 22 March, 2012

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Nine things to know this morning…

# bono - Monday 12 March, 2012

Column: Why is it cringeworthy to get behind a cause?

There seems to be a trend towards stigmatising protesters, writes TheJournal.ie columnist Lisa McInerney. What are we afraid of? The Bono effect?

# bono - Friday 27 January, 2012

Report: Facebook to file for entry to stock markets next week

The WSJ says Facebook will file on Wednesday – making billionaires of Mark Zuckerberg, Sheryl Sandberg, and … Bono?

# bono - Monday 16 January, 2012

From The Daily Edge Damien Rice pays almost $500k for Bono's guitar Charity

Damien Rice pays almost $500k for Bono's guitar

The singer-songwriter bid on the customised guitar at a fundraising auction for Haiti in Beverly Hills at the weekend.

# bono - Wednesday 26 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up U2 Split?

Bono and The Edge speculate on U2 break-up

The pair have been musing on the possibility of the band being no more after next year.

The 9 at 9: Wednesday 9 At 9 This post contains videos

The 9 at 9: Wednesday

Nine things you should know this morning…

# bono - Friday 14 October, 2011

From The Daily Edge Column: Cardinal Rules – How to wave goodbye to the IMF Humour

Column: Cardinal Rules – How to wave goodbye to the IMF

This week, the (not) Primate of All Ireland rubbed shoulders with the likes of Bono, Enda Kenny, Eamon Gilmore and Gabriel Byrne to learn three very important things…

# bono - Wednesday 5 October, 2011

The Daily Fix: Wednesday Daily Fix This post contains videos

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

In tonight’s Fix: All the latest from the Race for the Áras; what Bertie Ahern has been doing since he left office; real-life Angry Birds; and when Bono said the f-word on television.

From The Daily Edge Bono and Clooney's F-word campaign banned in the UK F-Bomb This post contains videos

Bono and Clooney's F-word campaign banned in the UK

ONE’s latest campaign hopes to raise awareness about the Horn of Africa famine but it has been banned in Britain because it breaches political advertising rules.

# bono - Friday 23 September, 2011

Ireland increases aid for Horn of Africa famine victims

The Department of Foreign Affairs has announced a further €1 million in support for famine victims, while Bono has joined a group of celebrities calling for more action.

# bono - Saturday 10 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday

All of the day’s main news, plus the little bits and pieces you may have missed…

From The Daily Edge Bono admits: U2 are 'on the verge of irrelevance' Auf Wiedersehen Baby This post contains videos

Bono admits: U2 are 'on the verge of irrelevance'

Not only that, but the U2 frontman reckons his band have been pretty much surplus to requirements for almost two decades.

# bono - Monday 22 August, 2011

From The Daily Edge Bono spokeswoman denies report of French holiday heart scare Bono

Bono spokeswoman denies report of French holiday heart scare

A spokesman for the U2 singer denies a report in yesterday’s papers that Bono had been taken to hospital with chest pains.

# bono - Wednesday 17 August, 2011

Even Better Than the Real Thing: Bono's Facebook stake now worth nearly $1bn

The rising value of the social network is good news for the rockstar.

# bono - Thursday 11 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Tough jail sentences for looters, Republican election hopefuls gear up for debate in the US, €50,000 on urinals for men caught short in Dublin, and U2 featuring… Jedward?

# bono - Tuesday 26 July, 2011

From The Daily Edge Lights, camera, Bono: U2 documentary to open Toronto Film Festival Toronto

Lights, camera, Bono: U2 documentary to open Toronto Film Festival

It’s the first time a documentary has opened the event. Glenn Close’s Irish film Albert Nobbs will also be screened…

# bono - Saturday 25 June, 2011

From The Daily Edge Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security Glasto This post contains videos This post contains images

Glasto gallery: Bono leads huge singalong as protesters scuffle with security

U2 performed a career spanning set, while the crowds were greeted with: “Hello Glastonbury, from the International Space Station”…