Firefighters Show Off Their Skills During Appreciation Weekend

JULY 21ST, 2003

Firefighters sawing off the top of a car and being cheered on by a crowd of onlookers is not something you see just any day. But that was the whole idea behind Firefighter Appreciation Weekend, which drew thousands to the Intrepid Sea-Air-Space Museum on Saturday and Sunday for a hands-on look at how the job really works.

"I think it's educational for everybody,