U2 delays new album release due to the election of Donald Trump because the world is now ‘in a different place’ than when the songs were written

‘It’s like a pendulum has suddenly just taken a huge swing in the other direction,’ The Edge said. So the band resolved to put the album ‘on ice’ for a little while in order to take a second look at the songs and check that they send the right message.

Almost as pretentious as Obama.