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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 07:42 PM
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Posted By whisper
You know, I don't know - all my elderly relatives...

You know, I don't know - all my elderly relatives didn't have that issue.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 04:50 PM
Replies: 49
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Posted By whisper
Some of my Uber rides would be priced in that...

Some of my Uber rides would be priced in that range...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 04:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,099
Posted By whisper
Depends. If they have someone who could take...

Depends.

If they have someone who could take power of attorney over them (family member), they would fill out the forms necessary for the person.

if they are really bad off and there are no...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:55 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,099
Posted By whisper
I don't think SSI has limits for the elderly. I...

I don't think SSI has limits for the elderly. I know that foreign elderly nationals have I think a 2 year waiting period to qualify for it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:53 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,099
Posted By whisper
Its complicated. You can have people with...

Its complicated. You can have people with extremely well paying jobs who are living well beyond their means and no savings. You can have people with low paying jobs who are living well below their...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:48 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,099
Posted By whisper
In the worst case scenario - you get welfare...

In the worst case scenario - you get welfare (SSI). That is the point of welfare.

Most of the people that you see in the streets have other issues which is why they are there [they have mental...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-12-2019, 01:24 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,099
Posted By whisper
SS has spousal benefits. If you SO was...

SS has spousal benefits.

If you SO was working and you weren't married and not eligible for social security, there is the welfare equivalent of Social Security (SSI).
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 06-11-2019, 02:42 PM
Replies: 13,628
Views: 1,186,257
Posted By whisper
Just picked up: How to Become a Federal...

Just picked up:
How to Become a Federal Criminal, by the guy who does a Crime a Day twitter

https://www.simonandschuster.com/books/How-to-Become-a-Federal-Criminal/Mike-Chase/9781982112516
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-11-2019, 02:35 PM
Replies: 227
Views: 11,820
Posted By whisper
So, been (re)reading the series [I previous read...

So, been (re)reading the series [I previous read the 1st 10 books, first time through 11 - 14].

I finally hit book 12 - which is the first Brandon Sanderson book. I have just read a bit into it,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-11-2019, 02:32 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 481
Posted By whisper
Could you play chess that way - yes. The pieces...

Could you play chess that way - yes. The pieces could be set up in the wrong color.

The lesser your skill, the less of a hindrance the board would be for you. The more skilled you are, the board...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-10-2019, 01:41 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,285
Posted By whisper
I think that we care what others think too much -...

I think that we care what others think too much - and want to control it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-10-2019, 01:40 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,285
Posted By whisper
Its a bad thing if you can't accept it for what...

Its a bad thing if you can't accept it for what it is in the time that it was made.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-28-2019, 10:52 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 405
Posted By whisper
dealing with some of these folks was truly...

dealing with some of these folks was truly frustrating...

Physics math is fine - if you're dealing with very small time frames. One you're outside the realm of fractions of a second - those other...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 05-23-2019, 05:28 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 495
Posted By whisper
Monster, you can't have my treefiddy

Monster, you can't have my treefiddy
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-23-2019, 02:18 PM
Replies: 9,284
Views: 396,644
Posted By whisper
It depends. Take Wheel of Time, the prophesies...

It depends. Take Wheel of Time, the prophesies state the conditions that are necessary for victory (there are prophesies for the good guys, and prophesies for the bad). But, meeting the conditions...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-23-2019, 12:44 PM
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Views: 396,644
Posted By whisper
The best part about all of this is that somebody...

The best part about all of this is that somebody is rewriting the ending - the author!
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-21-2019, 03:38 PM
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Views: 396,644
Posted By whisper
IFYP

IFYP
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-20-2019, 11:50 PM
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Views: 396,644
Posted By whisper
Considering him pulling a Robert Jordan is the...

Considering him pulling a Robert Jordan is the most likely prediction - that is a pretty safe bet...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-20-2019, 03:09 PM
Replies: 9,284
Views: 396,644
Posted By whisper
Essentially, monarchies are worse than dystopian...

Essentially, monarchies are worse than dystopian all-seeing governments...
Forum: Software & Technology 05-20-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 24,687
Views: 6,094,191
Posted By whisper
I need to put some time into it, I've barely...

I need to put some time into it, I've barely touched it.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-15-2019, 03:49 PM
Replies: 456
Views: 36,911
Posted By whisper
I read up to 10 back in the day - and thought...

I read up to 10 back in the day - and thought that 6 - 10 were slogs.
I'm rereading and 10 I think is still a slog, but 6 - 9 were no where near as bad as I remembered when there were years between...
Forum: Software & Technology 05-14-2019, 05:41 PM
Replies: 24,687
Views: 6,094,191
Posted By whisper
An open world model is easier to implement a...

An open world model is easier to implement a "live service" game - which is all the rage of AAA developers now.

Hopefully a few more catastrophic failures like Anthem may give the correction...
Forum: Software & Technology 05-14-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 24,687
Views: 6,094,191
Posted By whisper
probably - but Zelda has a cachet that HZD doesn't

probably - but Zelda has a cachet that HZD doesn't
Forum: Software & Technology 05-14-2019, 04:01 PM
Replies: 24,687
Views: 6,094,191
Posted By whisper
Horizon Zero Dawn, unlocking the map was a big...

Horizon Zero Dawn, unlocking the map was a big part of the enjoyment of the game. It could be, for you, the game play reward of the exploration is just not there - which is fine. You don't have to...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 05-14-2019, 03:57 PM
Replies: 9,284
Views: 396,644
Posted By whisper
This screams cut content to make show end...

This screams cut content to make show end quicker...
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