Me: I’m headed to a show, can I call you later?
The Decider: who are you going to see?
Me: Sonic Youth.
The Decider: (with fake familiarity) oh, of course!
Such is the reply, from mom or dad, every time. And each time, I
stifle a giggle. However, in this case, Thurston Moore is 51 and Kim Gordon is 56, so they are all practically contemporaries, right?