missing from "friends of mine"

Hi Guys, I was wondering why the final verse after the instrumental break in 'Friends of Mine'....you know, the "why don't they drop the bomb?" bit...was excised from your live set.  In fact, I was more surprised upon listening to the 'Encore Series' that the verse was included at the Japan show(s). Feeling cheated in the U.S.  (Well okay, not really... Craig, in San Jose, CA

" Maybe it's coz we're a bunch of perverts who like messing wiv people's heads. Then on the other hand - maybe not. Maybe I kept forgetting the words of the last verse. Or maybe we felt given post 9-11 reaction that we should take out the line about the bomb - No, I like the "bunch of perverts" answer. wuf s"