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    Post FDNY Res1cue Special

    CBS's news program "48 hours" is airing an episode dedicated to the fallen brothers of FDNY Res1cue this Friday, Dec 14th. This is the first I'd heard of it. Check your local listings I guess. For more info go to the Firehouse.Com home page.
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    Thanks, I will.

    RES1CUE Brian Sweeney wants those to do a shot of Yaggar, in memory of him.

    Take a blow, bro. You may be gone, but are not forgotten.
    May God bless all the people and families who have lost
    their lives on 9-11-01, to those also lost on Flight 587, and to the rescuers who responded to both.

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    BUMP
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    I watched 48 hours tonight, and I thought that the segment on Rescue 1 was very well done. God bless the Fallen Heroes of the FDNY, NYPD, PAPD and those who died on 11 September 2001.
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    I couldn't stop crying. It was truly moving. I think 48 Hours did a spectacular job of truly representing the men of Res1cuE. The way they were able to use the footage from "The Brvest" showing these men before 9.11 was a great way to show how these men really lived and worked. They were the best of the best.

    On another note, I felt that, while moving, the story of the man at the end who just happened to be in the building should have been for another episode. While I guess he could represent all that those guys were trying to save, I don't think his story had anything to do with Res1cuE at all. It seemed like the random placement of a story. Just my opinion.

    All in all, a great show. I wish I would have taped it like I did the 48 Hours special of the W-6.

    God bless those 11 men and the 332 others.

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    I thought it was well done and respectful of our fallen brothers.

    God Bless

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    It was without a doubt, a very moving and fitting tribute to the best rescue company in the world

    Godbless the FDNY

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    Beyond words. Tears flowed freely.
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    Very moving, they did a great job

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    A tip of the Leather to CBS on a job well done. Very respectful and a fitting tribute to the FDNY Brothers.

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    I too saw the Special....I thought it was very well done !! The men of RES1CUE are truly hereos as are all the members of FDNY...God Bless you all !!
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    It was much better than I expected, probably the best show yet. They kept out the politics and focused the story on the bravest.

    The story of the civilian, who was burned in the tower lobby, graphically demonstrated the rapid spreading of the fire into the lower buildings as the jet fuel fell down the shafts.

    CBS gets two thumbs up on this one!

    Firehouse does too, for providing us these forums for communicating.

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    A great job by the people at CBS & 48 Hours. A very moving and inspirational tribute to the brothers.

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    I watched the special and was very moved. CBS did a very good job, and showed alot of respect to the FDNY and RES1CUE.

    God bless and stay safe

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    Boy I really hate work now. I had to miss the special on Rescue 1. I was hoping someone knew where I could get a copy of it. Thanks.

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    i missed it too..copies??? anyone want to make one for me? Thanks email Boobarrie at aol

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    Thumbs up

    For those of us that did not know any of the members of FDNY, it is truly remarkable to see some of the faces and personalities that went with the names we've seen. It's still hard to believe that there are so many others, all with their own stories, families, goals, personalities, etc...

    God Bless the members of FDNY and their families and friends.

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    Thumbs up

    Made me cry. They did good.

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    If I could take a page from the POSA boys at 108 Truck...

    "CBS dun good..."
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    Truly moving.... Wow, is all I could say.... They really did a wonderful job showing what FDNY & Res1cuE is all about!

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