We're highlighting four moments from Boston's past that are...um...awkward. These one-minute videos break them down.
Who is Storrow Drive named for? Well, that's what's awkward. The Storrows would not be happy to have their name linked to it.
A fast and easy way to earn money--what could go wrong?! We can imagine the beyond awkward and shameful moment when Charles Ponzi had to admit to his scam.
This may be a very elite neighborhood today but it used to be home to Boston's hookers. You read that right.
Great Molasses Flood
This event is both incredibly tragic and awkward. 20 people in Boston died by way of molasses.