JO LAURIA: Tom, can you just say your name one more time, please?
TOM VAN SANT: Tom Van Sant.
JO LAURIA: Okay. And let's just establish a general chronology. Tell us when and where you were born.
TOM VAN SANT: I was born in Los Angeles in 1931. My father was born in Santa Monica in 1898, so the family has been here awhile.