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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-08-2018, 10:19 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,736
Posted By Ron Weasley
Well put together, everybody knows This is how...

Well put together, everybody knows
This is how the story goes
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-08-2018, 02:58 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By Ron Weasley
I drink liters. ...

I drink liters.
https://store.nalgene.com/v/vspfiles/photos/2178-1116-2.jpg

. . .
or maybe 1000mL at a go

. . .
for water. Other stuff I use other containers.
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-08-2018, 02:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By Ron Weasley
That's okay. I eat fish. I even eat crab cakes,...

That's okay. I eat fish. I even eat crab cakes, and crabs are a lot grosser than fish.
Forum: Health and Fitness Forum 02-08-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 506
Posted By Ron Weasley
How Much Water Are You Drinking These Days?

It seems like I'm having to drink much more water than usual these days to just stay properly hydrated. Yesterday I had two liters of water, one liter of diet soda, and whatever I drank with...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 4,081
Posted By Ron Weasley
You should definitely try it. My brother gave my...

You should definitely try it. My brother gave my son a set from Smith & Wesson. They are rather large and give a very satisfying thump when they stick right.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 11:22 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 4,081
Posted By Ron Weasley
Oh yeah :) There is still the distance...

Oh yeah :)

There is still the distance issue, but you're throwing a freaking tomahawk!

I haven't done enough of it to play any of the games, but you're throwing a freaking tomahawk!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 03:46 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 4,081
Posted By Ron Weasley
Knife throwing was a little disappointing to me. ...

Knife throwing was a little disappointing to me. The "trick" was to have a consistent throw and to be the correct distance from the target. It's the "correct distance" part that killed my illusion...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 02:55 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 4,081
Posted By Ron Weasley
Hmm . . . I didn't learn either of these...

Hmm . . . I didn't learn either of these techniques in my Red Cross CPR or Wilderness First Aid courses. I may need to rethink my sourcing for training.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 02:12 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 4,081
Posted By Ron Weasley
Got it. Real knives are fun too. Try mountain...

Got it. Real knives are fun too. Try mountain biking, you can smash into a tree, go flying through the air and learn to fix/adjust bikes. Three wins with one sport. Martial arts are pretty cool...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 4,081
Posted By Ron Weasley
The course I took several months back was quite...

The course I took several months back was quite useful. I plan to recertify with the Red Cross sometime this summer.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 01:39 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,040
Posted By Ron Weasley
Try a linux forum. You don't even have to ask a...

Try a linux forum. You don't even have to ask a stupid question to be treated like you asked a stupid question.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 01:38 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 2,040
Posted By Ron Weasley
I hope this person doesn't still show Executive...

I hope this person doesn't still show Executive Life on their resume.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-06-2018, 04:58 AM
Replies: 207
Views: 4,081
Posted By Ron Weasley
What do you mean by"survival and practical-life...

What do you mean by"survival and practical-life skills?". Outdoor skills? Daily skills your ancestors may have once needed? Surviving societal breakdown?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-05-2018, 09:20 PM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,258
Posted By Ron Weasley
Years ago, when I was volunteering for cleanup...

Years ago, when I was volunteering for cleanup and repairs after a major hurricane, someone broke out a few cases of water from Budweiser and it was exactly what was needed at the moment. Budweiser...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-05-2018, 09:50 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,258
Posted By Ron Weasley
The RAM truck hauling the viking ship that then...

The RAM truck hauling the viking ship that then hauled the RAM truck that then hauled the viking ship again, only to turn around when they realized that the Vikings weren't playing was pretty good.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-05-2018, 09:48 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,258
Posted By Ron Weasley
I will never again forget the recipe for a...

I will never again forget the recipe for a grilled cheese sandwich.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-05-2018, 06:49 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 256
Posted By Ron Weasley
why It also works well with "not", "knot"...

why

It also works well with "not", "knot" and "naught" for interrogatories.

Underwriters are taught to use it five times in succession for root cause analysis.

Children learn to use it to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 02-05-2018, 06:37 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 3,258
Posted By Ron Weasley
On a par with the half-time show. We had...

On a par with the half-time show.

We had some great spare ribs though, and the quality of the game brought the evening up, and I don't even care for football.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-30-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,027
Posted By Ron Weasley
At 10 articles per month, you can just visit in...

At 10 articles per month, you can just visit in stealth mode on your browser to avoid most paywalls.

I got a free subscription to the NY Times for a while, and it was nice to not have to Micky...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-29-2018, 07:00 AM
Replies: 75
Views: 1,457
Posted By Ron Weasley
Ear plugs. Seriously. The rest of the...

Ear plugs. Seriously. The rest of the training/discipline process you use will be far more effective when you are able to keep your own sanity, much less make you a safer driver so that you are...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 01-24-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 24,107
Posted By Ron Weasley
:toth:

:toth:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-24-2018, 01:27 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,925
Posted By Ron Weasley
Yeah, but I hear that's less than 2/3 of the...

Yeah, but I hear that's less than 2/3 of the population.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-24-2018, 08:34 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 325
Posted By Ron Weasley
She spoke her true name. RIP

She spoke her true name. RIP
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-22-2018, 05:58 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 2,925
Posted By Ron Weasley
Are there any non-profits you are interested in? ...

Are there any non-profits you are interested in? Their headquarters may be able to use your skills and the hours won't be demanding as a volunteer if you don't want them to be. In our early years,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 01-20-2018, 07:47 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 2,677
Posted By Ron Weasley
Huh? He's been reduced to posting on a forum...

Huh? He's been reduced to posting on a forum that skews to a lower middle class upbringing. He's taken lots of risks!
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