A young James “Whitey” Bulger.
The Boston Symphony Orchestra was performing when news of the JFK assassination broke. Here is a recording of the conductors announcement to the city that it had lost its favorite son. The Orchestra went into Beethoven’s Funeral March following the announcement.
Another from Boston, MA
South Boston, Massachusetts graffiti
Samuel Adams clenching the Massachusetts royal charters in defiance.
Went on a harbor cruise the other night.
America is so “evil” that even this terrorist got to surrender, and will get his day in court. Here in Boston we have been doing that since the British soldiers who committed the Boston Massacre got theirs. John Adams was their defense attorney.
The Bunker Hill Monument (located on Breeds Hill) in the Charlestown neighborhood of Boston. Built to commemorate the Battle of Bunker Hill. The battle was fought on Breeds Hill but called The Battle of Bunker Hill because of British confusion over the location of the fighting, as well as the revolutionaries retreat path over Bunker Hill at the end of the battle.
"Glory days well they’ll pass you by…. glory days, glory days…"
Pierce. Perkins. Garnett. Allen. Rondo. The Celtics never lost a playoff series in which all were on the court for every game.