Born in small town in norther California to a middle class family, James Corvo was taught early in his life what a good days hard work can do for a man, his father Jim instilled that in him from the time that James could hold a hammer, long days working with his father led to many great lesson about life and how to get through it. James's mother on the other hand was a partially "reformed" hippy as his father would say it, soft caring and patient with James, teaching James the value of compassion and love.
Partly to his mothers overly loving nature and part bad luck as James' became an overweight child. Short, portly, and slightly awkward he became as many like him do a victim of bullying. The early years of school were not good to James, name calling and laughing at him became routine, and that is where the nickname comes in. "HEY BOOMER", was yelled at him ever where he went at school. he was called Boomer so much even the teachers called him that some times. James was given the name by his cruelest of bullies while in gym class when they were just ten, Jessie McCoy the rich kid every one wanted to be friends with, and to make matters worse his father was employed by McCoy Construction Company, Jessie's father. "Boomer" from the sound Jessie said came from when James ran in the gym,