Times-Republicanhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/category.detail/nav/5003/Columnistsen-usMon, 30 May 2016 18:23:30 EDTMon, 30 May 2016 18:23:30 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWhy is Memorial Day a federal holiday?http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/602101.htmlThis holiday observes the ultimate sacrifice of more than 1 million Americans who served in the Armed Forces and lost their lives in the line of duty.Mon, 30 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTInsurance for young couplehttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/602102.htmlDear Dave, My wife and I are both in our early 20s, we're debt-free, and we're just a couple of months away from having a fully loaded emergency fund of six months of expenses.Mon, 30 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTIt's all about hot dogs!http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/602059.htmlIt's time to kick off summer and what better way to do that than to eat a hot dog. Crazy Corn Dogs 2 Tbls.yellow cornmeal 1 pkg. refrigerated cornbread twists 1 pkg. hot dogs 2 Tbls. grape jelly 1/2 c.Sun, 29 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTCrude rebounds to $50http://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/602031.htmlCrude oil prices punched to the highest price since last October, hitting $50.21 per barrel on Thursday.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTCommencement seasonhttp://www.timesrepublican.com/page/content.detail/id/602032.htmlThis is the season of college Commencement speeches - an art form that has seldom been memorable, but has increasingly become toxic in recent times. Two themes seem to dominate Commencement speeches.Sat, 28 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT