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Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 08-04-2020, 01:10 PM
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Posted By therealsylvos
How about "All members of an organization should...

How about "All members of an organization should be allowed to vote for leaders of said organization." That doesn't sound so arbitrary to me.

You know...basic principles of self-determination?
...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-31-2020, 11:39 AM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,069
Posted By therealsylvos
What are you buying a gun for? Carrying, target...

What are you buying a gun for? Carrying, target shooting, home defense? Handguns are obviously all you can carry, and are the most fun to shoot stationary targets with. But shooting skeet/trap is...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-29-2020, 10:22 AM
Replies: 25,875
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Posted By therealsylvos
Platted sekiro after a couple of weeks of light...

Platted sekiro after a couple of weeks of light grinding for xp. Broke through last night after finding a good audiobook to listen to while doing it.

Started a charmless run for NG+2. I was...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-13-2020, 08:38 AM
Replies: 25,875
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Posted By therealsylvos
Rest in Pepperoni Sword Saint. On to...

Rest in Pepperoni Sword Saint.

On to platinum imo
Forum: Software & Technology 07-09-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 25,875
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Posted By therealsylvos
I'm really loving Sekiro. What I like the most is...

I'm really loving Sekiro. What I like the most is that you can easily see and measure your skill progression, as long as you don't get demoralized. Last night I faced off against OWL for the first...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-08-2020, 04:24 PM
Replies: 25,875
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Posted By therealsylvos
You've never watched Dunkey? He's great lol, some...

You've never watched Dunkey? He's great lol, some of his greatest hits:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q6yHoSvrTss - Skyrim

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-khGy_yN8E - Overwatch
...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 01:22 PM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
Yea I definitely want to. Just gotta wait for...

Yea I definitely want to. Just gotta wait for the link to sign up. If anyone sees it please post it here thx.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 01:21 PM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
How much more do you need? Excel is replacing a...

How much more do you need? Excel is replacing a paper and pencil exam. Surely anything you can do on paper you can do on excel...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-08-2020, 10:12 AM
Replies: 25,875
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Posted By therealsylvos
I leveled up my Ashina skills all the way and now...

I leveled up my Ashina skills all the way and now I can go *stab stab*. Great fun.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 09:57 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
Well yea, but they also said I'm scheduled for a...

Well yea, but they also said I'm scheduled for a 4 hour multiple choice exam. I'm not treating what I read on the web page as gospel truth. I scheduled my exam for later in the window, so others will...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 09:50 AM
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Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
In the past, the biggest obstacle to doubling up...

In the past, the biggest obstacle to doubling up is the fact that the exams are so close together. Too much to keep in your short term memory. But now, if you schedule 7 for early in the window and 9...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 09:47 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
I wonder if they'd consider letting candidates...

I wonder if they'd consider letting candidates get organize their own proctors. Like if you can get an FCAS you know to proctor you via webcam.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 09:45 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
Yea, on prelims I was always an afternoon test...

Yea, on prelims I was always an afternoon test taker, but at this point, after sitting for 7 CAS exams, I opted for the morning session.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 09:44 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
Just scheduled mine. I saw this: ...

Just scheduled mine. I saw this:



Hopefully they just mean while signing in. I really hope they don't expect us to keep it on for the four hours we're taking the exam.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 01:32 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
Given that my handwriting is so bad, even I have...

Given that my handwriting is so bad, even I have trouble reading it under exam conditions, and I'm still using the same ti calculator I took exam p with that occasionally doesn't register inputs,...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 01:11 AM
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Posted By therealsylvos
Overall I'm happy it's in excel, and glad that...

Overall I'm happy it's in excel, and glad that they're keeping us apprised. Good job CAS.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 01:10 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
I feel like we had 100 people easy at AIG last...

I feel like we had 100 people easy at AIG last year for exam 7. They split us up into three rooms.
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 01:06 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
Yea, what's up with no reading period? Didn't the...

Yea, what's up with no reading period? Didn't the exam 5 excel takers have like an extra hour or some shit? But we have 15 less minutes? You gotta allow for crappy Pearson tech. Hopefully they make...
Forum: Exam 7 - Estimation of Policy Liability & ERM 07-08-2020, 01:03 AM
Replies: 1,246
Views: 128,480
Posted By therealsylvos
Procrastination pays off again.

Procrastination pays off again.
Forum: Software & Technology 07-07-2020, 10:36 AM
Replies: 25,875
Views: 6,859,103
Posted By therealsylvos
Also are you talking about the mini-boss right...

Also are you talking about the mini-boss right before genichiro? The guy who sheathes his sword then walks up to you and goes *stab stab*?

He was fun, but he kicked my ass so many times. In the...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-07-2020, 10:27 AM
Replies: 25,875
Views: 6,859,103
Posted By therealsylvos
Just beat genichiro last night lol. Yea I was so...

Just beat genichiro last night lol. Yea I was so pumped when I killed him the second time, but I was out of heals and resurrects, and I see another cut scene and I'm like "oh ****, not a third...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-06-2020, 01:28 PM
Replies: 25,875
Views: 6,859,103
Posted By therealsylvos
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7OcL8j6rhk

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I7OcL8j6rhk
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 07-06-2020, 11:36 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 95,013
Posted By therealsylvos
No, he means the stock market. Their stock is up...

No, he means the stock market. Their stock is up 30% from their IPO, market cap of $4 billion.
Forum: Software & Technology 07-06-2020, 11:17 AM
Replies: 25,875
Views: 6,859,103
Posted By therealsylvos
Agreed, BB, and DS even moreso, are not so much...

Agreed, BB, and DS even moreso, are not so much about reflexes but about patience. Dying is part of the experience. You are supposed to die, learn from it, and incorporate it. DS in particular you...
Forum: Software & Technology 07-02-2020, 06:41 PM
Replies: 25,875
Views: 6,859,103
Posted By therealsylvos
Now that I'm done work, time to get my ass kicked...

Now that I'm done work, time to get my ass kicked by Lady Butterfly for the next while...
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