18 Reasons Why Boston Is Wicked Awesome

Steamahs, and staties, and grindahs, oh my. Tune in to this season of Boston’s Finest for an in-depth tour of the city we all love. Tonight at 9/8c to TNT.

1. Everybody knows your name.

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It’s the truth.

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2. Boston is the only place in the world where you can see a boat sailing under a train passing under a car driving under an airplane.

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3. Chowdah.

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4. Haymahket

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5. Does your city have a giant green monster?

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6. The Union Oyster House is the oldest restaurant in the country.

Serving fresh seafood since 1826.

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7. Boston hosts the marathon of all marathons.

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Hundreds of thousands of spectators gather every year to cheer on runners from all across the world.

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8. Boston has helped create some of the funniest people alive, including Louis C.K.

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9. And him…

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10. As well as some pretty awesome music.

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Who doesn’t love The Bad Boys from Boston?

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11. Dropkick Murphys?

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12. And, well, Boston.

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13. The greatest fans in the world call Boston home.

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14. Hands down.

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15. And the coolest sports photograph ever taken was of a Bostonian.

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16. Boston does parades right. Especially on St. Patrick’s Day.

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17. And after winning championships.

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18. And this.

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Inspired by Boston’s Finest

From Executive Producer Donnie Wahlberg. Coming February 27th at 9/8c to TNT.

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