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Forum: Surveys 06-21-2019, 08:57 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 506
Posted By mathmajor
I think very vaguely "magic" can be real (when...

I think very vaguely "magic" can be real (when it's meditation, willpower, that sort of thing).

I don't believe in demons so that's kinda out.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-21-2019, 04:30 PM
Replies: 54
Views: 1,199
Posted By mathmajor
Yeah that's really obnoxious. Drinks make me...

Yeah that's really obnoxious. Drinks make me sleepy and if I had much at lunch I would just want to nap later. Earliest might be 6pm.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 06-20-2019, 05:39 PM
Replies: 1,067
Views: 154,344
Posted By mathmajor
Many (most?) of my spend is online (and bills)....

Many (most?) of my spend is online (and bills). Tough to pull off.
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
Exclamation Same thing imo

Same thing imo
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 05:32 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
I've seen some very sketch consulting actuaries....

I've seen some very sketch consulting actuaries. I had to explain reserving basics to an FSA. It wasn't pretty.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 06-20-2019, 04:25 PM
Replies: 1,067
Views: 154,344
Posted By mathmajor
Yeah, daily interest assuming 20% per year is...

Yeah, daily interest assuming 20% per year is 0.05%. Should be fine.
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 06-20-2019, 02:44 PM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,746
Posted By mathmajor
I don't really get those approaches. It's better...

I don't really get those approaches. It's better to condition your mind that "drinking sucks, why do I bother" instead of "let's have exactly two beers." AA seems much better for bad cases that need...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
My insight (yes I'm sounding super douchey) is...

My insight (yes I'm sounding super douchey) is much more valued at a carrier. My employer clients didn't want to do anything to actually save them money, nor could they handle reality in most cases...
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 11:15 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
Nobody appreciated my intelligence in consulting....

Nobody appreciated my intelligence in consulting. It was just 'oh hey you've got letters, check this thing to make sure all the numbers match up'

Stifling.
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
I went from exam P to FSA in four years. At...

I went from exam P to FSA in four years. At carriers.

My analysts at (large extraordinary firm) entered with 0 exams and still had 0 exams when I left.
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
RN

RN
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 06-20-2019, 10:51 AM
Replies: 133
Views: 3,746
Posted By mathmajor
It's too much stimulation. I would not be...

It's too much stimulation. I would not be comfortable.

I'm probably mildly autistic real-talk.
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 10:47 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
Working smartly means billing less sillybutt

Working smartly means billing less sillybutt
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 10:17 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
IME one year in insurance is 1.4x one year in...

IME one year in insurance is 1.4x one year in consulting, what happened there
Forum: Careers - Employment 06-20-2019, 10:14 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,641
Posted By mathmajor
Yes at my consulting job I think people competed...

Yes at my consulting job I think people competed about how late they stayed up working.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-19-2019, 01:52 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 385
Posted By mathmajor
Walmart is a disgusting company and store. I get...

Walmart is a disgusting company and store. I get why ALDI has one/two cashiers; they get paid a lot, they don't have to bag, and they take lots of steps to make things faster. For example, bar codes...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-19-2019, 11:50 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,230
Posted By mathmajor
I can't tell you guys anything. Throw out some...

I can't tell you guys anything. Throw out some stuff about yourselves to use as fodder for clumsy and irrelevant jabs.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-18-2019, 04:57 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,259
Posted By mathmajor
Pennies are great because when you throw them at...

Pennies are great because when you throw them at someone the entertainment is worth multitudes more than the money you lost.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-18-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 1,259
Posted By mathmajor
I have $500 in my wallet for poker

I have $500 in my wallet for poker
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-18-2019, 01:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 963
Posted By mathmajor
Who are they to tell us that is nice weather?...

Who are they to tell us that is nice weather? What if I'm a sea lion?
Forum: Make a Suggestion or Report a Problem Here 06-18-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 834
Views: 18,575
Posted By mathmajor
So you didn't really ask me over 'just to talk?'

So you didn't really ask me over 'just to talk?'
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-18-2019, 12:29 PM
Replies: 400
Views: 27,506
Posted By mathmajor
(contemplative emoji)

(contemplative emoji)
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-18-2019, 12:25 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,550
Posted By mathmajor
I like the psychology aspect more than I thought...

I like the psychology aspect more than I thought I would.
Forum: That card g@me that starts with P 06-18-2019, 12:14 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,132
Posted By mathmajor
Oh right, I guess he is in position post flop....

Oh right, I guess he is in position post flop. Mixed up the two.

Okay I see why he might call. I think it's an okay implied odds scenario, albeit risky, for him to call your raise. He could flop a...
Forum: That card g@me that starts with P 06-18-2019, 11:37 AM
Replies: 77
Views: 4,132
Posted By mathmajor
Yeah he made a bad move preflop. The type that...

Yeah he made a bad move preflop. The type that can't stand to let go of a raise. He HAD to know he was behind and OOP. I've been studying this for like two weeks and that's obvious to me.

A set...
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