There were a slew of Post interns who stepped up and worked over the Independence Day weekend. Some of them got bylines and some of them helped behind the scenes.

Brian held down the fort in the Interactivity department and the Metro interns were all on duty.

Yarn bombing with macrame hearts adorning Jimmy Valentine's on H Street. (BILL O'LEARY/THE WASHINGTON POST)

Chef John Shields demonstrating crab picking. (THE WASHINGTON POST)

In the end, the Fourth of July holiday served to remind us that interns do, in fact, make the world go round.