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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 11:00 AM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Good visualization for sure and answers the...

Good visualization for sure and answers the question I asked perfectly. :lol:

What Iím trying to figure out: is there a good way of calculating current spread when these mechanics exist? Deaths...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:43 AM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
In case I hadn’t mentioned it yet, I consider...

In case I hadn’t mentioned it yet, I consider this weekly compilation one of the best summaries I’ve seen anywhere of this data.

I’m curious on people’s thoughts on this conundrum: when looking...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-30-2020, 12:03 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Let me know when Florida and Texas hospitals get...

Let me know when Florida and Texas hospitals get back under capacity and rescind their pullback. This is not NAT appropriate.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-30-2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/cov...

https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/87812

This false Sweden narrative is tiresome - individual behavior changed immensely, even if there wasn’t a formal lockdown. And public...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-29-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
As the founder of that thread, I dub this a truly...

As the founder of that thread, I dub this a truly great outcome of COVID. Possibly the best thing to come out of this disaster!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-29-2020, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I’d actually expect the drops given we probably...

I’d actually expect the drops given we probably had a 4th of July bump that should theoretically be ending about now on the R_t front.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-28-2020, 02:32 PM
Replies: 667
Views: 24,438
Posted By ditkaworshipper
The only "freak out" I have any more is when I'm...

The only "freak out" I have any more is when I'm at a store and see some idiot's nose popping out over their mask and I just move far away. I think this picture portrays my general mental state until...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-28-2020, 02:26 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 9,755
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I'm not even religious, but I get the compulsion...

I'm not even religious, but I get the compulsion to go to an actual service - the zoom version just doesn't work on a lot of levels.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AYP1mXqiwqc

I definitely...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-24-2020, 02:14 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 28,240
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Donít worry, Breadmaker. Iím standing with empty...

Donít worry, Breadmaker. Iím standing with empty carbs against Godwin!
Forum: Sports 07-23-2020, 01:27 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 17,378
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Me, too. Me, too :(

Me, too. Me, too :(
Forum: Sports 07-23-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 251
Views: 17,378
Posted By ditkaworshipper
This take is just wrong on so many levels. Not...

This take is just wrong on so many levels. Not only is Kraken just a damn good name with all kinds of high adrenaline pop culture linked to it that can be used to pump up the crowd, but this story...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-22-2020, 08:53 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 28,240
Posted By ditkaworshipper
This sounds like itís directed at me. I mean, the...

This sounds like itís directed at me. I mean, the popeyeís chicken sandwich is truly incredible, among other delights at various chains, so I wonít knock national chains wholesale. The only way Iíd...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-21-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 2,825
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Yeah...this was pretty clearly a situation of...

Yeah...this was pretty clearly a situation of predatory middlemen stocking up, creating an artificial shortage and reselling, not an actual shortage. Iím pretty sure that moves analogous to this are...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-16-2020, 10:49 AM
Replies: 793
Views: 28,240
Posted By ditkaworshipper
At first, I thought your post was a sad story,...

At first, I thought your post was a sad story, but it was actually a truly inspirational story of redemption. I shed a tear of joy.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-15-2020, 06:13 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 28,240
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Itís the best way Iím aware of for blueberry pie....

Itís the best way Iím aware of for blueberry pie.

That reminds me - I have a triple berry chocolate pie (think molten lava cake inside pie crust) in the fridge that I need to finish. Itís very...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-15-2020, 06:09 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I think itís good to see where your reserves come...

I think itís good to see where your reserves come from, too, but Iím still demanding six figures for my work.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-15-2020, 01:48 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 28,240
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Blueberry pie is my favorite! Ok, Iím going to...

Blueberry pie is my favorite! Ok, Iím going to need some details:
1. Where are the blueberries from? Maine in season yet?
2. Did she cut the sweetness with any citrus? Lemon zest? Maybe go crazy...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-15-2020, 11:18 AM
Replies: 793
Views: 28,240
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Can you start a different thread for this? Some...

Can you start a different thread for this? Some of us don’t find population control and war (frankly, we are bordering on eugenics) to be particularly “positive” in nature.

Can we go back to bread...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-14-2020, 02:57 PM
Replies: 793
Views: 28,240
Posted By ditkaworshipper
This is a very positive thought. Marianoís is...

This is a very positive thought. Marianoís is awesome sauce.


So, I follow the arrows when most other people are following mask and direction guidelines. And, under those circumstances, I would...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-14-2020, 02:37 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 9,755
Posted By ditkaworshipper
This is amazing news actually! I’m glad to hear...

This is amazing news actually! I’m glad to hear contact tracing is better than I thought.

But seriously, get better, wait a couple weeks, and enjoy the freedom of immunity for a bit.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-14-2020, 12:53 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Right, but ICU and deaths lag new case numbers....

Right, but ICU and deaths lag new case numbers. Not disputing Florida and Arizona being complete shit shows currently, but new cases can be decreasing as ICU increases for short time periods.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-08-2020, 03:36 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Distinction without a difference. Itís one big...

Distinction without a difference. Itís one big human sacrifice cult as far as Iím concerned.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-08-2020, 12:49 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I mean, that might be the issue in your area....

I mean, that might be the issue in your area. From what Iíve seen in Colorado, itís an all-ages kind of festival on not wearing masks, partying, etc. Suburban and rural white men in their 40ís and...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-08-2020, 12:14 AM
Replies: 354
Views: 21,848
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I’m guessing Costa Rica, and $40K/year is a ton...

I’m guessing Costa Rica, and $40K/year is a ton even in some very nice places, and I’m assuming that plane tickets back to the US are part of the budget saying that. Good luck!

Am I correct that...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-06-2020, 12:14 PM
Replies: 10,797
Views: 836,616
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Iíd suggest Lucyís is closer to how I understand...

Iíd suggest Lucyís is closer to how I understand the term. She failed to note they had a chronic condition ;), which is relevant here, but inhalers for asthma, insulin for diabetes, etc. is routine...
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