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U2`s Bono Invites Blind Fan Onstage To Play Guitar

For U2`s encore, Bono pulls a blind guy out of the crowd, let`s him play All I Want Is You, then gives him the guitar.

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U2`s Bono Invites Blind Fan Onstage To Play Guitar. For U2`s encore, Bono pulls a blind guy out of the crowd, let`s him play All I Want Is You, then gives him the guitar.
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durdikkimeng
Male, 50-59, Europe
 370 Posts
Saturday, July 9, 2011 6:29:05 AM
Ok. Did a token good thing. But he still won't pay his taxes. He`s a hypocrite.

Wildcats2008
Male, 18-29, Southern US
 233 Posts
Saturday, July 9, 2011 1:03:55 AM
Almightybob: People who are blind still have a sense of spacial recognition with their other senses. He was looking at Bono's face because he could hear where his voice was coming from. And he was looking at the fretboard because he still knows where his hand is.

That being said, I think it was kind of ironic that Bono had shades on (in a nearly dark room, btw) and the blind guy didn`t. Which could be consider stereotyping but I`ve never seen a blind person in public without sunglasses.

Thirdly, so if I get on stage in front of a few thousand people and play a couple of open chords with Bono singing I can have his (awesomely sweet) guitar? Deal.

Xprez
Male, 30-39, Western US
 634 Posts
Friday, July 8, 2011 4:55:34 PM
Awesome. My dad is blind from a chemical accident. Nice to see stuff like this. Classy.

almightybob1
Male, 18-29, Europe
 4278 Posts
Friday, July 8, 2011 4:59:43 AM
I don't think that guy was blind. He kept looking at Bono`s face and making eye contact with him, or looking down at the fretboard.

Still, pretty cool though.

Subushie
Male, 18-29, Southern US
 1643 Posts
Friday, July 8, 2011 4:49:20 AM
Bono=total Douche
but I love blind people. I want a blind boy/girlfriend one day.

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