A city 25 miles south of Boston. According to its water tower, Brockton is the "City of Champions." The title is most accurate if you consider thugs and drug dealers to be champions. Brockton has a rich history and all the conveniences of a bustling city but is generally feared by surrounding white communities.
"Next on Fox News - another gang-related murder in Brockton."
Person A: My boyfriend is from Brockton.
Person B: Honey, you can do better than that.