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Forum: General Actuarial 02-15-2018, 04:41 PM
Replies: 42
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Posted By whisper
If they have a conflict of interest, then the...

If they have a conflict of interest, then the best course of action is to recuse themselves from the discussion.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-08-2018, 04:21 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
LIAR!!!!

LIAR!!!!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-08-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
Meh. Its hard to compete with a good Jewish...

Meh.

Its hard to compete with a good Jewish deli corned beef sandwich from NYC, or
the Chicago Italian Beef sandwich is nigh impossible to find outside of the region...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-07-2018, 05:45 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
Yes.

Yes.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-07-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
That is the standard. So if you go to stand and...

That is the standard. So if you go to stand and order a hot dog, you may get above.

If you don't want that, then you need to specify what you want.
You can get hot dogs served with ketchup...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-07-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
It's different, but it is really good. The...

It's different, but it is really good. The pickle goes really well with the hot dog.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-07-2018, 03:04 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
Chicago dog: Hot dog Pickle Relish Mustard ...

Chicago dog:
Hot dog
Pickle Relish
Mustard
Celery Salt
Pickle
Onion
Tomato

Sport peppers are an optional topping
Forum: Software & Technology 02-07-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 60
Views: 6,133
Posted By whisper
You may be able to dictate it to play an album. ...

You may be able to dictate it to play an album.

edit: also see if you can get it to play the top songs of [artist]
Forum: Software & Technology 02-05-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 537
Posted By whisper
It's a network issue. Something is screwing up...

It's a network issue. Something is screwing up the communication with your device and the network drive.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-05-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
One thing to understand about cold: With...

One thing to understand about cold:

With cold, it's a matter of proper preparation and equipment.

If you wear the wrong shoes - you'll be miserable. You wear the right boots - you're fine.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-05-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 121
Views: 2,427
Posted By whisper
Not really. The airports are inconvenient to...

Not really. The airports are inconvenient to certain areas in the city - like Boystown and Andersonville.



Depends on where you live.



Brutal cold may have a much different meaning to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-30-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 914
Posted By whisper
No, you missed the point still. I don't care...

No, you missed the point still.

I don't care that I can't read that article. It wasn't important, at all. If I cared, I could have just used Pocket and still read the article. I didn't bother...
Forum: Software & Technology 01-30-2018, 05:05 PM
Replies: 347
Views: 65,113
Posted By whisper
:shake: Is there anything worse than a macro...

:shake:

Is there anything worse than a macro built by recording a macro and copying and pasting it over and over and over again?

[[spoiler removed]]
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-30-2018, 03:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 914
Posted By whisper
:oyh: Content isn't of equal value.

:oyh:

Content isn't of equal value.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-30-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 914
Posted By whisper
There are many problems with the current model. ...

There are many problems with the current model.

Another issue - there is no discrimination in the content. I may read 1 important piece of news from a site, then read some fluff pieces - reaching...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-29-2018, 02:38 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 12,640
Posted By whisper
My brother-in-laws father died from a type of...

My brother-in-laws father died from a type of cancer that he had risk factors for and was routinely scanning for - just that the type of cancer that he developed doesn't have tests for.

Just...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-25-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 12,640
Posted By whisper
You have to adjust for COL.

You have to adjust for COL.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-24-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 399
Views: 12,640
Posted By whisper
$40K is pretty rarified air for tuition. For...

$40K is pretty rarified air for tuition. For example:

https://www.gemsworldacademy-chicago.com/page/admissions/tuition

... and that isn't quite $40K.
...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-24-2018, 03:17 PM
Replies: 1,423
Views: 36,911
Posted By whisper
Star Wars is bubblegum. It's not meant to be...

Star Wars is bubblegum. It's not meant to be taken too seriously - it falls apart if you try to dissect it to hard. That is why you needed the EU to shore up the story if you tried to take the...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-24-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 1,423
Views: 36,911
Posted By whisper
Exactly. SW is science fantasy. I want it to be...

Exactly. SW is science fantasy. I want it to be fun and interesting.
If I want good science fiction, there are other (better) sources than SW or Star Trek.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-24-2018, 02:45 PM
Replies: 1,423
Views: 36,911
Posted By whisper
I'm sorry, but the writing was never good.

I'm sorry, but the writing was never good.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-24-2018, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1,423
Views: 36,911
Posted By whisper
In hard science fiction - size really doesn't...

In hard science fiction - size really doesn't matter. A porg spun up to light speed would be devastating to anything that it hit.

Star Wars is pretty far from hard science fiction - so I don't...
Forum: Software & Technology 01-18-2018, 04:30 PM
Replies: 23,261
Views: 4,818,775
Posted By whisper
Fighting games are for the most part, not my cup...

Fighting games are for the most part, not my cup of tea.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-17-2018, 04:38 PM
Replies: 1,423
Views: 36,911
Posted By whisper
Not really. In fact, having him much older would...

Not really. In fact, having him much older would make it be that much more unusual for them to take him on for training.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 01-17-2018, 03:13 PM
Replies: 1,423
Views: 36,911
Posted By whisper
I don't want to criticize Jake Lloyd. The...

I don't want to criticize Jake Lloyd. The biggest problem is that he just shouldn't have been in the movie in the 1st place. It would have been far better had they cast someone older and had the 3...
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