AGE: I am of the "Super Bowl Shuffle, Ghost Busters, original Air Jordans, tight-roll jeans, record songs off the radio onto a cassette tape, Reagan-era, upgrade from Atari to Nintendo" generation — when the "M" in MTV meant "music."

To our readers: As the new coronavirus continues to change our lives, we have decided to make a change, too. Inspired by our Monday Front Porch News pages, today we are introducing a Sunday Front Porch series to take the place of our Sunday Easy Chair series during the COVID-19 crisis. Let's…