A wisecracking Boston native today explained why he thinks he survived the first great white shark attack on a Massachusetts swimmer since 1936: I taste lousy. Chris Myers, who grew up on Joy Street in Beacon Hill but now lives in Colorado, was attacked Monday afternoon while swimming with his 16-year-old son, J.J., off the shores of Ballston Beach in Truro. Speaking with reporters today, Myers said he felt a “huge bite on my leg’’ when the shark attacked.
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