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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-22-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,071
Posted By sweetiepie
Definitely the 401k. 25% is a lot more than 0%.

Definitely the 401k. 25% is a lot more than 0%.
Forum: Statistics 11-21-2015, 11:45 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,453
Posted By sweetiepie
It requires less time to study CPCU 540 than it...

It requires less time to study CPCU 540 than it does to take Exam C.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2015, 04:45 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
There seems to be a cultural definition here. ...

There seems to be a cultural definition here.
In somewhere like Germany or whatever, it's always the passing lane.
In somewhere like Po' America, it's 10-15 mph above the speed limit.
Which...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2015, 04:40 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
Or, you know, just slam on the breaks to remind...

Or, you know, just slam on the breaks to remind them that they're playing a game of life and death.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2015, 03:16 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
My momma taught me to turn on my headlights and...

My momma taught me to turn on my headlights and speed up at the same time. From behind headlights look a lot like brakelights.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2015, 03:13 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
Yeah, it's basically saying, "hey if you don't...

Yeah, it's basically saying, "hey if you don't keep up I might just kill you lol."
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-18-2015, 10:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,032
Posted By sweetiepie
Is this one of those sheeba poe things?

Is this one of those sheeba poe things?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-18-2015, 09:16 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
Things about tailgating that particularly piss me...

Things about tailgating that particularly piss me off:

When the whole highway is going slow.
When there's a red light ahead.
When you could just pass on the right.
When you're tailing some so...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-18-2015, 02:06 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
Well cars obviously need better communication.

Well cars obviously need better communication.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-18-2015, 01:49 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
That's the only bike incident I have. Generally...

That's the only bike incident I have. Generally I'm in a car and it's someone in a truck or SUV that's decided to be a dick in some small way.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-18-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
:shrug: I gotta be me.

:shrug: I gotta be me.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-18-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 141
Views: 4,684
Posted By sweetiepie
:exams: I have suicidal tendencies in my way...

:exams:
I have suicidal tendencies in my way to/from work that come out in the form of self righteous road rage. I hit my breaks/tailgate tailgater, and have for stupid reasons played a bunch of...
Forum: Life 11-17-2015, 01:00 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,587
Posted By sweetiepie
Most people would view life saving drugs that...

Most people would view life saving drugs that treat rare and chronic disease as a good problem to deal with... Most people aren't actuaries.
Forum: Life 11-17-2015, 12:53 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 4,587
Posted By sweetiepie
Thought this was neat: ...

Thought this was neat:

http://www.technologyreview.com/news/542371/a-tale-of-do-it-yourself-gene-therapy/
Forum: Software & Technology 11-13-2015, 08:01 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,179
Posted By sweetiepie
I'd suggest a laptop. You can easily get...

I'd suggest a laptop. You can easily get something for < 300 that does that stuff. Could be an issue if 4 years from now you suddenly want a major upgrade, but that doesn't sound likely.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-07-2015, 10:26 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 19,687
Posted By sweetiepie
I mean, maybe not literally Excel. But something...

I mean, maybe not literally Excel. But something you could outsource for less than the cost of a pizza anyway.
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-07-2015, 10:03 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 19,687
Posted By sweetiepie
The other thing is.... Almost all I've seen of...

The other thing is.... Almost all I've seen of "Data Science" thus far, could probably be shoved into an Excel app, 10 years from now.

It seems like you need to learn the "art" of it, in large...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-07-2015, 12:25 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 19,687
Posted By sweetiepie
I'd add that, at the end of the day, most of our...

I'd add that, at the end of the day, most of our jobs just don't matter jack sh*t. It's not about what we do.

There are thousands of other workers doing the real work. We get paid well because...
Forum: Careers - Employment 11-07-2015, 12:22 PM
Replies: 202
Views: 19,687
Posted By sweetiepie
:iatp:

:iatp:
Forum: Health - Disability 10-27-2015, 12:51 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 384,352
Posted By sweetiepie
Yeah... You can tell VBA to check whether the new...

Yeah... You can tell VBA to check whether the new elements have loaded yet... but that's a pain too.

I just let it take its time.
Click a button, wait a few seconds.
Click a button, wait a few...
Forum: Health - Disability 10-27-2015, 12:19 PM
Replies: 2,276
Views: 384,352
Posted By sweetiepie
I wrote some VBA to scrape all the plans... all...

I wrote some VBA to scrape all the plans... all those little blue boxes were a pain!
Forum: Health - Disability 10-26-2015, 08:34 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 53,539
Posted By sweetiepie
Glad to see these effers under fire, btw. ...

Glad to see these effers under fire, btw.

Hope we either regulate prices or deregulate trade.
Forum: Health - Disability 10-26-2015, 08:30 PM
Replies: 293
Views: 53,539
Posted By sweetiepie
If I recall... drug compounding is basically an...

If I recall... drug compounding is basically an FDA workaround. It's supposed to be a way for people who are allergic to the white powder or whatever to order a special pill made with some different...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-26-2015, 11:34 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 714
Posted By sweetiepie
Kaggle!

Are you Modeling folks on there?

I'm interested because I just did the Python Code Academy course, and I realized I can't continue my studies at work since I can't install an IDE, but kaggle...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-12-2015, 12:24 PM
Replies: 23,940
Views: 5,543,311
Posted By sweetiepie
O come-on!!! Spawn killing has been around...

O come-on!!! Spawn killing has been around almost as long as teenagers have been douchey.
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