Two generations ago, every pimply-faced teenaged boy either wanted to be an athlete or a rock star. In the era before social media, it was either this:
Tastes and times change. I’m still waiting for the record royalties to roll in from my own time as a musician, and I spend more time listening to heavy metal than playing it. As Peru Nordic’s fearless leader Jim Kobak says, “Skiing is hard. Metal is hard. Skiing is metal!!” Thanks to Matt Whitcomb for taking our picture with Liz Stephen. What a thrill to make it to Johnny Klister. Now I can die happy.