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Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 03:47 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 887
Posted By Westley
That would be a really dumb assertion, but you...

That would be a really dumb assertion, but you just made that up and shoved all those words in my mouth. The rest of your post was nonsense too.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc Yesterday, 02:33 PM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
Are D&D definitely running the spinoff(s)? Would...

Are D&D definitely running the spinoff(s)? Would think HBO might look elsewhere given the reception.

ETA: Good. Is GRRM involved?
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 02:26 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 887
Posted By Westley
Given that you've specified "talented" and...

Given that you've specified "talented" and "Cannot", the answer is "not much".

But many data scientists don't want to get mired in the regulatory, business, and financial side of things, which...
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 12:30 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 726
Posted By Westley
You seem very harsh and judgmental. I think this...

You seem very harsh and judgmental. I think this is an area with lots of room for opinions on all sides and there's no reason to be so severe. I like to see resumes that are less than 5 pages, but...
Forum: Careers - Employment Yesterday, 12:22 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 887
Posted By Westley
I don't think these BLS predictions are very...

I don't think these BLS predictions are very accurate or meaningful. Also, growth until 2026 isn't very meaningful to somebody still in school or just graduating. Would be like getting on the pension...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc Yesterday, 11:58 AM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
Democracy is a great idea, except for the part...

Democracy is a great idea, except for the part about letting any old yokel vote.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc Yesterday, 11:35 AM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
I was told the horse was more meaningful if...

I was told the horse was more meaningful if you've read the books. Anybody?

Council: lol SBTB. Accurate. Thought it was blatant fan service, and I was ok with it. Was a way to put five people in a...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-20-2019, 03:23 PM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
lol yup. Scene was ridiculous, especially...

lol yup. Scene was ridiculous, especially Tyrion's "the king should be whomever is a good storyteller".


Well he spent seasons 2-6 wandering around in the wilderness and learning from the 3ER...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-20-2019, 02:46 PM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
I can't see any way they re-shot Kit, but was...

I can't see any way they re-shot Kit, but was wondering if they had some film and just added it. Like, they could have shot him months ago and then decided "nah, not enough time, don't bother with...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-20-2019, 12:39 PM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
Anybody think the scene with Jon and his direwolf...

Anybody think the scene with Jon and his direwolf was added after the internet complained about ep 4?
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-20-2019, 11:20 AM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
lol I assume we'll get it eventually,...

lol



I assume we'll get it eventually, but not soon - probably starts to trickle out in a few comments maybe next year on a specific scene or storyline, maybe five years from now there's enough...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-19-2019, 05:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 688
Posted By Westley
Not sure what this means? Are you referring to...

Not sure what this means? Are you referring to your low GPA or something else?

Regardless, if your illness is likely to create the same problems at work that it created for your school, then...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-18-2019, 02:05 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By Westley
Depends on how you define ceiling, but I would...

Depends on how you define ceiling, but I would say the handful of actuaries that are CEOs of large public companies are often making millions in base salary, which is higher. Maybe that's rare enough...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-18-2019, 01:47 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 504
Posted By Westley
If my pet was named Steve Grondin, I don't think...

If my pet was named Steve Grondin, I don't think I would. Otherwise maybe.

Have eaten fish from our pond and cows from the farmer next door, which we saw him raise. Not a big deal IMO.

But I...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-17-2019, 04:08 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 2,041
Posted By Westley
I would and have. You can let your friend know...

I would and have. You can let your friend know that if you want.
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-17-2019, 02:27 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,496
Posted By Westley
Yes, I've been in this position, when there's a...

Yes, I've been in this position, when there's a big team and a person comes in with different skills than the posted listing (this was not exam-specific, but that's not a key issue) - ok if they can...
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-17-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,496
Posted By Westley
:iatp: I doubt I agree on the definition,...

:iatp:

I doubt I agree on the definition, because mostly you wouldn't be able to hire somebody that's "overqualified", especially in today's economy.

As an example, five exams in the US is...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-17-2019, 01:34 PM
Replies: 181
Views: 5,984
Posted By Westley
I think the secret is to look at it as a business...

I think the secret is to look at it as a business and make sure each of your wife/CEO's four employees are completing the tasks assigned to them by management.
Forum: Sports 05-17-2019, 12:38 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 53,717
Posted By Westley
Was Cousins previously announced as "season...

Was Cousins previously announced as "season over"? Surprised to hear that he's possibly coming back at all.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-17-2019, 08:57 AM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
This is why it was clear from the very first...

This is why it was clear from the very first season that Jon was going to end up taking the black and living out his life north of the wall, if you were paying attention to the show at all - if you...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-17-2019, 08:38 AM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
Well, actually the money was held in trust by the...

Well, actually the money was held in trust by the Iron Bank for the Golden Company to claim when they return from Westeros. So, they're sorta like the Swiss - they will get their money whichever side...
Forum: Sports 05-16-2019, 11:37 PM
Replies: 815
Views: 53,717
Posted By Westley
Oh ok, tbh your posts are so consistently awful...

Oh ok, tbh your posts are so consistently awful it's just really hard to tell.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-16-2019, 07:06 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 269
Posted By Westley
RIP IM Pei

https://www.bbc.com/news/world-48303529




Imagine creating something this beautiful (spoilered for size) in your 80s:
[[spoiler removed]]
Forum: Careers - Employment 05-16-2019, 06:58 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By Westley
Given this comment and the statement you haven't...

Given this comment and the statement you haven't started yet, seems like you wouldn't have great odds to pass?

Also, I wouldn't make a final decision until you start the internship. Sometimes...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-16-2019, 06:28 PM
Replies: 9,241
Views: 384,033
Posted By Westley
Comments from D&D: [[spoiler removed]]

Comments from D&D:
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