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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 05:59 PM
Replies: 20
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Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Depends a lot on your assets and skills...

Depends a lot on your assets and skills shadowrunner. Do you have a computer? How are your programming skills? How about a katana or an uzi? Do you have funds for major cybernetic enhancements? ...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance Yesterday, 11:40 AM
Replies: 2,087
Views: 279,751
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Waymo has contracts with Pacifica and Jaguar for...

Waymo has contracts with Pacifica and Jaguar for 80k cars, so they should be covered for a while.

DC sounds like a rough city to learn in. Lots of weird turns, double lane circles, lanes that...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-22-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 915
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Yeah tda, I care a lot about your feelings, but...

Yeah tda, I care a lot about your feelings, but If I'm late for a meeting with my boss's boss's boss then I will knock your cube the **** over.
Forum: Chat with the Candidates & Exam Committee 10-20-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 12,267
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Yes-- it seems Rule #1 of studying is breadth...

Yes-- it seems Rule #1 of studying is breadth over depth.

The flash cards are the length of an average novel, so of course there's no point in trying to dig deeper.

I agree that smaller exams...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 10-20-2018, 09:46 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 22,409
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
I mentioned this thread to my wife because we had...

I mentioned this thread to my wife because we had a roommate pretty obsessed with weird diets and home remedies. Some of which clearly worked-- he went from pudgy to very strong by doing things like...
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 10-20-2018, 09:36 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 22,409
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Sounds like a good man. That's what I say...

Sounds like a good man.

That's what I say when I inherit spreadsheets.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-19-2018, 03:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,021
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
twss.

twss.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-17-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 721
Views: 63,150
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Health Actuary: All the work you do in your...

Health Actuary: All the work you do in your twenties will pay a doctor's bill when you're 80.

Health actuary: My job is like a charity. I take from the well and give to the sick, unless you were...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-16-2018, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2,087
Views: 279,751
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
:bump: 3 months and basically no news. ...

:bump:
3 months and basically no news.

Waymo is still logging a million miles a month. Judging by their silence they must be having problems (besides just having trouble turning left). I gotta...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-16-2018, 07:55 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,311
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
I don't remember a clock. Just a frantic game. ...

I don't remember a clock. Just a frantic game. So probably not.

Heck it might have even been a slow game though that sounds like a pretty boring birthday party then!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-15-2018, 09:53 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,311
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Once it was my birthday and I was playing speed...

Once it was my birthday and I was playing speed chess with the aforementioned college dude, using my roommate's chess set. It was some nice antique shit from his grandmother. I got a little...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-15-2018, 10:39 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,311
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
I don't have anything like that btw... but don't...

I don't have anything like that btw... but don't bet it on ending the relationship.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-15-2018, 10:35 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,311
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Eh, everyone had a crush on him. He was tall,...

Eh, everyone had a crush on him. He was tall, charismatic, smart, spontaneous, funny, bold, etc. A little like Ferris Bueller but more intelligent.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-15-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,311
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Oh, it wasn't totally random. He'd say it to his...

Oh, it wasn't totally random. He'd say it to his friends. And she had a crush on him of course.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-15-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 2,311
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
I remember a dude in college who'd say his...

I remember a dude in college who'd say his password all the time as a sort of aggressive trust exercise. Of course the AO fan in his life secretly logged on and then discovered that his gf had been...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-14-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
This would work too. But use VBA or ask someone...

This would work too. But use VBA or ask someone who knows VBA! Don't go drawing dots by hand!!!
Forum: Software & Technology 10-14-2018, 01:41 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 506
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
We have a county map in Excel. I have no idea...

We have a county map in Excel. I have no idea where it came from, but I would guess if you googled VBA, shapefiles (.shp) and excel shape objects, you'll find the code you need to extract shape...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-12-2018, 05:14 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 551
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Well if you didn't understand it then you didn't...

Well if you didn't understand it then you didn't fix it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-12-2018, 04:56 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 551
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
If you ask me, I say "if not Q then not P." ...

If you ask me, I say "if not Q then not P."

And if I don't say so, then well you didn't ask me, did you?
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 10-12-2018, 10:28 AM
Replies: 368
Views: 22,409
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Pretty good story about testosterone. Well, okay...

Pretty good story about testosterone. Well, okay the 2nd half is cheesy.
https://www.thisamericanlife.org/220/testosterone
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-12-2018, 09:47 AM
Replies: 721
Views: 63,150
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
What's the actuary version of this? ...

What's the actuary version of this?

https://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/internal_monologues.png
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-11-2018, 05:12 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,995
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Welcome to being out PP! I am straight,...

Welcome to being out PP!

I am straight, though have frequently wondered if I was gay. I sometimes fantasize about having sex with guys. The main problem is that I don't find any attractive. In...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-11-2018, 03:38 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 1,995
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Maybe you should have a holiday for your...

Maybe you should have a holiday for your religion? I don't know.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-10-2018, 11:29 AM
Replies: 558
Views: 12,490
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
Let me tell you about the moment I became both an...

Let me tell you about the moment I became both an atheist and actuary.


I was around 13 years old. The worldcup was on. I wasn't watching it, because I don't like soccer. Instead I was going...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-09-2018, 04:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 977
Posted By Sredni Vashtar
We lived in a small house 2 blocks from the beach...

We lived in a small house 2 blocks from the beach in the South East US.
The house is only about $300k, 1200 sqft, no views of the sea.

The East Cost does have hurricanes, so it's a lottery, but...
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