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Archive for April, 2008

Round 3: Name That Photo

By on April 26, 2008 in Call for Help with 9 Comments

You guys are so good at this, we’re gonna do it again. Sarah at Omnibus has sent me a bunch of photos that don’t have a date. These might be included in U2: A Diary, but we really need to know when (and where, if possible) the pictures were taken. Some of these are quite […]

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Let’s Play Again: When/Where Was This Photo Taken?

By on April 16, 2008 in Call for Help with 5 Comments
Let’s Play Again: When/Where Was This Photo Taken?

Now that we’ve solved the first case of “When/Where Was This Photo Taken?” (thanks Mary!), how about we give it another try? This is like “Ask the Audience” on Who Wants To Be A Millionaire. I don’t know the answer, but the intelligent audience might be able to help. Here’s another photo in consideration for […]

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When/Where Was This Picture Taken?

By on April 11, 2008 in Call for Help with 5 Comments
When/Where Was This Picture Taken?

Have a look at this, please: Sarah, the photo editor at Omnibus, asked me if I knew when or where this photo was taken. The caption included with the photo only says, Bono on stage, cutting up an American flag and throwing it back into audience. First, that’s a white flag, not an American flag. […]

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Tentative Cover for U2, A Diary

By on April 1, 2008 in The Book with 30 Comments
Tentative Cover for U2, A Diary

Raul was first to notice a cover image for U2, A Diary on Amazon: I checked with Chris at Omnibus (my editor) to see if this is the cover, and the answer, in one word is: Maybe. There’s a big publishing industry trade show coming up in London and this is the cover they’re using […]

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