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Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance Yesterday, 03:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 139
Posted By DeepPurple
We we're a bunch of actuaries, so I don't think...

We we're a bunch of actuaries, so I don't think that you can actually label anything about us as "social"
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance Yesterday, 03:38 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 801
Posted By DeepPurple
Think of the former as analogous to miles per...

Think of the former as analogous to miles per hour. The latter is analogous to miles.

So a cop pulled me over and asked me if I knew that the speed limit was 55 miles per hour. I explained that...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 01:37 PM
Replies: 1,305
Views: 40,664
Posted By DeepPurple
When people respond to "Do you mind...."...

When people respond to "Do you mind...." questions with a yes. You should answer with the opposite answers to the "May/Can I ...." questions.


Do you mind if I listen to music? Yeah, Go...
Forum: General Actuarial 12-07-2018, 11:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By DeepPurple
Isn't that a personal resumé killer, though, to...

Isn't that a personal resumé killer, though, to take oneself out of providing actuarial services?
I'd rather stretch the truth to say my work was actuarial and just go ahead and do the 30 hours per...
Forum: General Actuarial 12-06-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 520
Posted By DeepPurple
I agree. But what if instead of general scrum...

I agree. But what if instead of general scrum master training, it is practicing using R to do statistical stuff/data stuff/calculation stuff?


I am venturing to say that in that case the...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-06-2018, 03:22 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 2,432
Posted By DeepPurple
Our band was in Switzerland to record an album,...

Our band was in Switzerland to record an album, but our efforts were rebuffed when the our planned recording venue was severely damaged by a Frank Zappa fan with low IQ, forcing us to rent out a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-06-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 2,432
Posted By DeepPurple
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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-06-2018, 03:14 PM
Replies: 276
Views: 2,432
Posted By DeepPurple
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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 12-05-2018, 11:35 AM
Replies: 276
Views: 2,432
Posted By DeepPurple
Here's a twofer: Irish fellow is on a...

Here's a twofer:


Irish fellow is on a decades long fruitless search for a lost object. Place blame on the difficulty caused by unlabeled roadways?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-30-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 216
Posted By DeepPurple
Reminder to bump this thread when the EQ /...

Reminder to bump this thread when the EQ / tsunami wave shows up as a plot point ... next season... on Deadliest Catch
Forum: Surveys 11-30-2018, 04:46 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,798
Posted By DeepPurple
Jack Daniels. I love me some Jack and Coke. ...

Jack Daniels. I love me some Jack and Coke.

It is bourbon.
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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-30-2018, 03:12 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 376
Posted By DeepPurple
Well ok then

Well ok then
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-30-2018, 11:22 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 376
Posted By DeepPurple
High Tech Toy Talk

I was thinking we could use a thread to talk about high tech toys that an actuary could aspire to own and play with. We've got hundreds of car-threads, so let's declare cars out-of-bounds for this...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-29-2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 50,002
Posted By DeepPurple
Has anyone seen the Billy Bass with Alexa built...

Has anyone seen the Billy Bass with Alexa built in ?

https://www.usatoday.com/story/tech/2018/11/29/amazon-sells-alexa-enabled-talking-fish-big-mouth-billy-bass/2142604002/
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-28-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 318
Posted By DeepPurple
Clearly. What idiot would think otherwise? ...

Clearly. What idiot would think otherwise?

Everyone knows it's Mountain Dew that's needed.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 11-28-2018, 04:35 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 19,720
Posted By DeepPurple
Yeah, what side are you on? The Judean Peoples...

Yeah, what side are you on? The Judean Peoples Front or the Peoples Front of Judea?
Forum: Software & Technology 11-28-2018, 02:24 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 596
Posted By DeepPurple
I'm pretty sure "unlimited" really means "at some...

I'm pretty sure "unlimited" really means "at some point we will throttle speeds back to a 14.4baud modem speed if you use too much data"

And I bet that happens BEFORE 80GB per month.


Also, I...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-28-2018, 01:11 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 318
Posted By DeepPurple
Here's a $7 solution (no pun intended) ...

Here's a $7 solution (no pun intended)

https://www.amazon.com/Hopkins-11838-FloTool-15-Quart-Drain/dp/B000AMGYNA/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1543425024&sr=8-5&keywords=oil+drain+container
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-21-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,460
Posted By DeepPurple
chick-fil-a

chick-fil-a
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-16-2018, 07:46 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 643
Posted By DeepPurple
I vote A is rude B might be impatient,...

I vote A is rude


B might be impatient, but not rude. B should be more proactive in going around A. And if I were B I would do everything possible to block A's exit path while I pump gas, if A...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-16-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,387
Posted By DeepPurple
Oooh, I forgot to mention it is not $750 cash...

Oooh, I forgot to mention it is not $750 cash back, nor gift card, nor instant discount. The $750 is bill credits for 24 months.

Depends on the carrier. This was verizon. If you pay up front as...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-16-2018, 06:06 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,387
Posted By DeepPurple
Depends on the carrier. This was verizon. If...

Depends on the carrier. This was verizon. If you pay up front as I will, they are unlocked but you must activate them on Verizon. I guess that you can take the sim card out and unactivate it the...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-16-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,387
Posted By DeepPurple
Thank you. This was informative. Can I assume...

Thank you. This was informative. Can I assume you can relate a real-life positive experience with swappa, and are not merely relaying the existence of it?
Forum: Software & Technology 11-16-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 183
Views: 6,387
Posted By DeepPurple
Costco phone kiosk. Applies only to iphone X and...

Costco phone kiosk. Applies only to iphone X and up (X Xr Xs, Max or no Max )

I have a 4 year old LG G3 (was a new 2013 model when I bought it)
Forum: Sports 11-15-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,636
Posted By DeepPurple
You logic is twisted, isn't it? You are making...

You logic is twisted, isn't it? You are making the case that the two position in two different sports are not directly comparable, which I can understand. But your argument implies it is mentally...
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