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Forum: Exam 9 (old Part 8) - Financial Risk & Rate of Return Today, 06:51 AM
Replies: 252
Views: 19,214
Posted By Marcie
I'll just clarify that there are learning...

I'll just clarify that there are learning objectives (LO) and knowledge statements (KS). LO are generally broad topics, like "Describe the Markowitz Portfolio Selection Model". KS are specific...
Forum: Sports Yesterday, 11:23 PM
Replies: 1,282
Views: 63,558
Posted By Marcie
It's not just "outta town" stadia that are...

It's not just "outta town" stadia that are affected by this. Chicago's Soldier Field is owned and operated by the Chicago Park District, and has many non-football events that tear up the field.
Forum: General Actuarial Yesterday, 08:26 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
A majority of MAAA didn't vote, :twig:. Only...

A majority of MAAA didn't vote, :twig:.

Only about 6000 votes were cast, so roughly the same number voted for (or against) proposal 1 as CAS members who responded to the survey. Given that there...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc Yesterday, 08:00 AM
Replies: 6,567
Views: 539,210
Posted By Marcie
Did you watch it twice? And did it change...

Did you watch it twice?

And did it change from 60s to 70s the second time?


Waitress, I'll have what she's having. :smoke:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-11-2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 720
Posted By Marcie
I wouldn't say he missed it, Bob.

I wouldn't say he missed it, Bob.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-10-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 469
Posted By Marcie
I used to think that about dark chocolate, but...

I used to think that about dark chocolate, but I've gotten wiser in my old(er) age. Now I somewhat agree with you. I don't hate milk chocolate (it's still chocolate after all, kind of), but I very...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-09-2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
Thanks. I fixed my post, although you already...

Thanks. I fixed my post, although you already captured my mistake, for posterity.

All those SOA presidents look alike to me.

ETA: I'm pretty sure Mark Freedman wasn't the only SOA President to...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-09-2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
Yeah, I actually think the communication from the...

Yeah, I actually think the communication from the academy around these amendments has been much worse than the letter Mark Freedman spammed CAS members with that got referred to the ABCD.

IMO,...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-09-2018, 07:51 PM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
If you have that big a problem with what your...

If you have that big a problem with what your boss/company wants you to do, maybe the committee isn't the problem. The site sponsor might be able to help you.

I agree that the bigger potential...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-09-2018, 03:52 PM
Replies: 1,980
Views: 130,424
Posted By Marcie
Does Facebook provide a list of charities from...

Does Facebook provide a list of charities from which you have to choose, or could you choose any eligible 501c3 charity?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-09-2018, 03:50 PM
Replies: 1,980
Views: 130,424
Posted By Marcie
Hate your family that much, eh, Dan? Well,...

Hate your family that much, eh, Dan?

Well, good thing there's soon to be another family member!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-09-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 24,498
Posted By Marcie
I doubt that will be a problem for Miss Kapowski.

I doubt that will be a problem for Miss Kapowski.
Forum: General Actuarial 11-09-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
:iatp: (at least starting with "It annoys me...")...

:iatp: (at least starting with "It annoys me...")

There's a lot more evidence (so far) to doubt the good intentions than that they are wrong.

You've also shifted in your scenario description...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-09-2018, 11:08 AM
Replies: 1,980
Views: 130,424
Posted By Marcie
It's like a baby shower, but smaller scale,...

It's like a baby shower, but smaller scale, because: second kid.

It's not whatever you were thinking, :twig:. Get your mind out of the gutter.
Forum: General Actuarial 11-09-2018, 11:00 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
Wouldn't Precept 7 of the Code of Professional...

Wouldn't Precept 7 of the Code of Professional Conduct be a good guide for this type of situation?



I suppose you could maybe make the argument that serving on an actuarial committee setting...
Forum: General Actuarial 11-09-2018, 10:10 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
:rofl:

:rofl:
Forum: General Actuarial 11-09-2018, 10:08 AM
Replies: 493
Views: 49,310
Posted By Marcie
Now please elaborate how closed meetings solve...

Now please elaborate how closed meetings solve this problem when, as far as I can tell -- from the outside, having never served on an academy or ASB committee myself -- membership on the committees...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-08-2018, 10:04 PM
Replies: 20,235
Views: 2,104,920
Posted By Marcie
:note: It's a fight between my heart and mind ...

:note:
It's a fight between my heart and mind
No one really wins this time
No one really wins this time

In the endless fight of grace and pride
I don't want to win this time
I don't want to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-08-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 860
Views: 24,498
Posted By Marcie
:squintyeyes:

:squintyeyes:
Forum: General Actuarial 11-08-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 1,842
Views: 157,107
Posted By Marcie
I'm too lazy to read campbell's links, Sir. Is...

I'm too lazy to read campbell's links, Sir. Is the marketing campaign directed at current employers of actuaries to "educate" them about the new org, or at potential employers of actuaries to sell...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-08-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 505
Views: 32,335
Posted By Marcie
:iatp: :bighug:, :grape:

:iatp:

:bighug:, :grape:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-08-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 20,235
Views: 2,104,920
Posted By Marcie
It sped up? :rimshot: Also, there's a...

It sped up? :rimshot:

Also, there's a "things that annoy me about Facebook" thread for all things fb-related, even some unrelated.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-08-2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 18,425
Posted By Marcie
Thanks all. It's been a tough week. Yesterday...

Thanks all. It's been a tough week. Yesterday was heart-breaking. :(

I appreciate the virtual hugs and condolences.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-08-2018, 12:00 AM
Replies: 20,235
Views: 2,104,920
Posted By Marcie
Revise my post above from present to past tense. ...

Revise my post above from present to past tense.

:crying:

Good grief.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-07-2018, 11:57 PM
Replies: 505
Views: 32,335
Posted By Marcie
:iatp: :sad: Had to double back to get...

:iatp: :sad:

Had to double back to get something we forgot that our pup loved so she'd have it near her when we said goodbye. Fell to pieces thinking she'll never play with it again. :crying:
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