Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 6 Feb 2016 10:17:15 EDTSat, 6 Feb 2016 10:17:15 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssYay, we can be forgotten...for a whilehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2503/Yay,-we-can-be-forgotten...for-a-while.htmlIf you are like me, I'm sure the last few months became increasingly annoying. <P> It is not because of our mild winter. It was not a snow storm that drove us batty, but rather a political storm like none other.Wed, 3 Feb 2016 15:56:46 EDTCan Cruz win Iowa?http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2502/Can-Cruz-win-Iowa?.html<P> It was in March, 2015 when Republican presidential hopeful Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas declared his candidacy. <P> I wrote a blog on March 23, reporting what was a recent announcement.Mon, 1 Feb 2016 17:55:53 EDTLong underwear reduxhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2501/Long-underwear-redux.html<P> The only way to write this is to write. <P> I will wear long underwear when necessary. By necessary, I mean about zero or colder, with or without wind chill.Mon, 25 Jan 2016 16:41:56 EDTDo not legalize fireworkshttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2500/Do-not-legalize-fireworks.html<P> Attention Iowa legislators: Do not legalize fireworks during the 2016 session, or any other. <P> Why? Marshalltown Fire Chief David Rierson makes it clear: "Leave fireworks to the professional.Mon, 18 Jan 2016 17:36:20 EDTWhen they go, they go in threes.http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/blogs.detail/display/2499/When-they-go,-they-go-in-threes..htmlWhat a sad past month or so for the music industry. The losses of Scott Weiland of the Stone Temple Pilots, Lemmy Kilmister of Motorhead, and Ziggy Stardust himself, David Bowie have left a void that can't be filled.Wed, 13 Jan 2016 16:23:44 EDT