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Forum: CAS Exams - General 11-09-2018, 03:48 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Firefox worked for me. Chrome didn't.

Firefox worked for me. Chrome didn't.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-25-2018, 01:20 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Idk, he was an FCAS already when he told me that.

Idk, he was an FCAS already when he told me that.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-25-2018, 09:43 AM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Someone once told me that he was smart enough to...

Someone once told me that he was smart enough to be an actuary and not smart enough not to be an actuary and I'm not sure I've ever felt so seen.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-23-2018, 04:06 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Emergence was one of the last minute things I...

Emergence was one of the last minute things I tried to drill into my brain. I have no idea if my estimates were anything close to correct.

Related: how generous are they with the "if you screw up...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-23-2018, 03:56 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
I got actual higher than expected for both, so I...

I got actual higher than expected for both, so I said if it was due to a change in underlying loss ratio you would adjust but if it was due to a one time thing such a severe storm, you wouldn't.
...
Forum: Sports 10-23-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,381
Posted By angryleslieknope
Suggesting that Jacksonville has an offensive...

Suggesting that Jacksonville has an offensive strategy feels a bit strong at this point :wall:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-23-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1,980
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Posted By angryleslieknope
And I'm cool with the picture, post it and put a...

And I'm cool with the picture, post it and put a sentence of "Nugget graduated from Kindergarten!" caption on it because that's what Facebook is for but finishing fifth grade doesn't require a two...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-23-2018, 01:33 PM
Replies: 1,980
Views: 130,687
Posted By angryleslieknope
I'm on your team here. My parents' 30th wedding...

I'm on your team here. My parents' 30th wedding anniversary was 6 weeks after my wedding and I had a super cute picture from my wedding where my husband and I were slow dancing and smirking at each...
Forum: Sports 10-23-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 1,381
Posted By angryleslieknope
Agreed. It's basically the equivalent to what...

Agreed. It's basically the equivalent to what Dean Smith used to do with the Four Corners offense in the 80s. When it becomes a persistent issue, rule changes will eliminate it.

And, really, how...
Forum: CAS Exams - General 10-23-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 10
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Posted By angryleslieknope
I'm doing OC1 and COP before year end and then...

I'm doing OC1 and COP before year end and then hopefully if I passed 5 I'll move on to 6 in the spring.
Forum: Sports 10-23-2018, 12:54 PM
Replies: 442
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Posted By angryleslieknope
They'd prefer to be called a power 6 team :roll:

They'd prefer to be called a power 6 team :roll:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-23-2018, 12:51 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Rocky Top. Again. I am displeased.

Rocky Top. Again. I am displeased.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-23-2018, 12:38 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
I'm hitting the COP pre work now and plan to...

I'm hitting the COP pre work now and plan to start online course 1 next week. And I'm going to do a whole lot of reading for fun. Hooray for distractions.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-23-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 625
Posted By angryleslieknope
It's extremely unlikely that you pass two exams...

It's extremely unlikely that you pass two exams when take them both for the first time in the same week.

Anecdotally, it seems to increase the chance that you fail both.

So it's very unlikely...
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-23-2018, 10:04 AM
Replies: 635
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Lol the survey is up and it is definitely the...

Lol the survey is up and it is definitely the survey from the spring because it's got an entire page of questions about TBE. Well done, CAS.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 07:54 PM
Replies: 635
Views: 59,883
Posted By angryleslieknope
Airport beers are great beers!

Airport beers are great beers!
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 03:30 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Things got pretty deep, man

Things got pretty deep, man
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-22-2018, 02:46 PM
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Posted By angryleslieknope
Was it really long or was I just that under...

Was it really long or was I just that under prepared?
Forum: General Actuarial 10-12-2018, 09:38 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 7,370
Posted By angryleslieknope
This is the impression I came away with....

This is the impression I came away with. Admittedly I am both on the CAS track and naturally a cynical person, so take that for what it's worth.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-11-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 59,883
Posted By angryleslieknope
Am I safe to guess based on the low pass mark...

Am I safe to guess based on the low pass mark that Fall 2017 was a fairly tough exam? I juuuuuuuuuust squeaked by with a passing score if I graded my partial credit properly.
Forum: Exam 5 (new) - Ratemaking/Reserving 10-11-2018, 10:37 AM
Replies: 635
Views: 59,883
Posted By angryleslieknope
My hurricane take aged poorly. You ok,...

My hurricane take aged poorly.

You ok, FSUMath?
Forum: General Actuarial 10-09-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 1,846
Views: 162,445
Posted By angryleslieknope
The SOA board is voting this month. The CAS board...

The SOA board is voting this month. The CAS board is voting next month. If both vote to merge, the expected member votes are Q1 of next year.

So...yeah, almost certainly.
Forum: General Actuarial 10-09-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,846
Views: 162,445
Posted By angryleslieknope
The SOA clinging to their GI track seems a...

The SOA clinging to their GI track seems a bit...fishy. They seem dead set on preserving it, but is that really a thing people care about? It'd be like CAS saying "we don't want to give up CERA...
Forum: General Actuarial 10-09-2018, 03:35 PM
Replies: 1,846
Views: 162,445
Posted By angryleslieknope
There's ZERO information about what exams would...

There's ZERO information about what exams would be. They were asked the question "what should candidates do?" and literally just said "it'll take a while, keep doing what you're doing."

So people...
Forum: General Actuarial 10-09-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 1,846
Views: 162,445
Posted By angryleslieknope
They kept hammering on this point during the...

They kept hammering on this point during the webcast because I think it's the only one that we'd all agree on, but it will probably better serve college students and people who run college ActSi...
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