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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:19 AM
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Posted By twig93
Is today DNGAF Wednesday?

Is today DNGAF Wednesday?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:18 AM
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Views: 490,561
Posted By twig93
Yeah, it was pretty crazy watching them come down...

Yeah, it was pretty crazy watching them come down like dominoes. Not at all what I would have expected from seeing the "before" images.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:15 AM
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Views: 490,561
Posted By twig93
:yikes: and RN and :yikes: and RN

:yikes: and
RN

and
:yikes: and

RN
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 03:51 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,328
Posted By twig93
So a counselor isnít supposed to tell a patient...

So a counselor isnít supposed to tell a patient something like ďinfidelity is wrong; stop cheating on your spouseĒ or ďlying to your spouse about how youíre spending money is wrong; you need to be...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 03:44 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,328
Posted By twig93
Well despite the fact that this will disappoint...

Well despite the fact that this will disappoint Marcie, I donít really care to go into the details but Iíve been on the receiving end of some really bad advice from a pastor who was, in my opinion,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 09:27 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,328
Posted By twig93
Huh? Counselors arenít allowed to think their...

Huh? Counselors arenít allowed to think their patients are wrong???

Thatís certainly not been my experience, nor that of my friends. Iíve totally seen and heard about counselors calling their...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 08:47 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,328
Posted By twig93
:rofl: Demonstrably false!

:rofl: Demonstrably false!
Forum: General Actuarial 11-19-2018, 05:47 PM
Replies: 1,861
Views: 165,384
Posted By twig93
I got it from the SOA at 3:24 PM EST. Yeah,...

I got it from the SOA at 3:24 PM EST.

Yeah, the CAS really missed the boat with this merger! :lol:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2018, 04:27 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 47,788
Posted By twig93
Hmmm, it has a D+ rating from Better Business...

Hmmm, it has a D+ rating from Better Business Bureau and the comments on its Facebook page are less than inspiring. Anyone have any experience with "United Perks of America"?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2018, 03:57 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,328
Posted By twig93
Eh, I typically use anecdotes either as...

Eh, I typically use anecdotes either as counterexamples (where one is sufficient to disprove something) or as an example of why I think about something the way I do.

I don't generally make...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2018, 03:20 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,328
Posted By twig93
Uh, I've been pretty critical of JMO's responses...

Uh, I've been pretty critical of JMO's responses in the other thread, and now this one too. :shake:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,328
Posted By twig93
This, absolutely. "One member murdered...

This, absolutely.

"One member murdered another member" is exceedingly rare.

"A younger-than-senior-citizen member died very suddenly and other members are understandably upset by it" is common...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-19-2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 702
Views: 37,151
Posted By twig93
Victoria's Secret bras now suck. 25 years ago...

Victoria's Secret bras now suck. 25 years ago they had good bras. By 15 years ago their bras sucked and AFAIK they've sucked ever since. Although it's possible that they've started getting better...
Forum: Sports 11-18-2018, 10:36 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 18,804
Posted By twig93
Ouch!

Ouch!
Forum: Sports 11-18-2018, 10:35 PM
Replies: 328
Views: 18,804
Posted By twig93
Two weeks ago I was 11-0 at this point close to...

Two weeks ago I was 11-0 at this point close to 12-0, dreaming of a perfect week. Now Iím 2-9, well on my way to 2-10. How quickly fortunes change in this game!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-16-2018, 05:01 PM
Replies: 460
Views: 47,788
Posted By twig93
Heh, I like the Alderaan 5 day forecast one.

Heh, I like the Alderaan 5 day forecast one.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-16-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 315
Posted By twig93
Melamine. Melamine plates / bowls are pretty...

Melamine. Melamine plates / bowls are pretty common. Melamine flatware is much less common, but it exists. Most melamine flatware either is just melamine handles but the actual fork tines / knife...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-16-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,276
Posted By twig93
I do... it's just one that I typically forget,...

I do... it's just one that I typically forget, and it's just one (of many) reasons I don't like changing time twice a year which is all downside and no upside.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-16-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,276
Posted By twig93
If your schedule was particularly inconsistent...

If your schedule was particularly inconsistent and you weren't hanging out near but not in your house then I could see value in the thing sensing whether you're gone vs home and turning the heat off...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-16-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,276
Posted By twig93
No, but I care very much if my thermostat thinks...

No, but I care very much if my thermostat thinks it's only 6 AM when it's actually 7 AM. If my thermostat incorrectly thinks it's 6 AM when it's actually 7 AM then I am going to wake up to a very...
Forum: Sports 11-16-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 5,059
Views: 376,888
Posted By twig93
Yay!!! I picked Green Bay in the Pick 'Em...

Yay!!! I picked Green Bay in the Pick 'Em contest, but always happy to take the loss when it means that the Seahawks won instead.

Would've been a great game to attend in person... I'm jealous! I...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-16-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,276
Posted By twig93
Yeah, DST does not remotely correspond to...

Yeah, DST does not remotely correspond to switching between heat and AC where I live.

The weather here is so crazy I almost always have to go back & forth. Because there's a couple of September...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-15-2018, 06:40 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,276
Posted By twig93
Spring has its moments - I do love daffodils &...

Spring has its moments - I do love daffodils & hyacinths. But overall, I'm a fall person too.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-15-2018, 06:34 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,276
Posted By twig93
Ah, well then it would save your HOA some money. ...

Ah, well then it would save your HOA some money. You could always ask if they'd let you replace the thermostat on your own dime. My comfort would be worth the cost of the thermostat, even if it...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-15-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 91
Views: 1,276
Posted By twig93
I'm pretty sure that I'd simply have to set it...

I'm pretty sure that I'd simply have to set it based on time of day... which is what I have now with my dumb thermostat.

I guess being able to remotely turn the Nest down when I'm on vacation and...
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