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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 12:04 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 2,702
Posted By George Frankly
And the least fancy is when you're out of fries...

And the least fancy is when you're out of fries and just use crackers. Poutine on the ritz.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:24 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 321
Posted By George Frankly
In my hometown, it's Power Take Off.

In my hometown, it's Power Take Off.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 11:06 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 321
Posted By George Frankly
It's my best year in recent memory, PTO-wise. And...

It's my best year in recent memory, PTO-wise. And by that I mean I usually wind up with like 15 days off at this point in the year, and we can't carry any PTO over to next year, and it's not really...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Today, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2,222
Views: 170,763
Posted By George Frankly
Sheep go to heaven, goats go to hell! I woke up...

Sheep go to heaven, goats go to hell! I woke up today, and there it was.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-19-2018, 05:44 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 174
Posted By George Frankly
It WAS the San Francisco treat. They're changing...

It WAS the San Francisco treat. They're changing their image.
Forum: Make a Suggestion or Report a Problem Here 10-19-2018, 05:38 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 133
Posted By George Frankly
I noticed this yesterday on my iPhone. It logged...

I noticed this yesterday on my iPhone. It logged me out, which is unusual, and when I went to log in my phone warned me the site wasn't secure.

And now, on my computer (Chrome) it says 'not...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-19-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 198
Posted By George Frankly
I caught myself doing that this week and had to...

I caught myself doing that this week and had to start over. :duh:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-19-2018, 10:55 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 1,368
Posted By George Frankly
One swimming pool. ...

One swimming pool.

https://img.fireden.net/tg/image/1525/39/1525395594045.gif
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 05:42 PM
Replies: 1,278
Views: 37,582
Posted By George Frankly
This, and I don't couch this as 'things that bug...

This, and I don't couch this as 'things that bug you more than they should.' I haven't had any damage (yet) from an errant shopping cart. But that's because I'll park way out if I have to so I'm not...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 01:05 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 146
Posted By George Frankly
Crap, and I forgot to get you a gift. Maybe next...

Crap, and I forgot to get you a gift. Maybe next year!
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 12:53 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 752
Posted By George Frankly
Fifty Schrute bucks, or like 19 USD. Pretty sure.

Fifty Schrute bucks, or like 19 USD. Pretty sure.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-18-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 678
Views: 63,641
Posted By George Frankly
I used to worry about that. Often, I find that I...

I used to worry about that. Often, I find that I like other speakers more for (say) vocals compared to mine, but less for rock or whatever. So it's good to compare and contrast. There are definitely...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-18-2018, 12:49 PM
Replies: 678
Views: 63,641
Posted By George Frankly
LOL at the last sentence.

LOL at the last sentence.
Forum: Software & Technology 10-18-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 678
Views: 63,641
Posted By George Frankly
Interesting, my admittedly un-scientific...

Interesting, my admittedly un-scientific experiments agree with what you're saying.

And I agree that the old bass/treble knobs were nice. They were simple, and effective. Many receivers have a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 12:03 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 752
Posted By George Frankly
Well, shit. Linky to the CBC article, first...

Well, shit. Linky to the CBC article, first arrest for smoking while driving in Canada was around 1AM. (https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/cannabis-consumption-car-ticket-1.4867328)
...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 11:55 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 10,503
Posted By George Frankly
Fair point. I was a TA in college, that's my...

Fair point. I was a TA in college, that's my reference point, it was pretty stress-free. Dealing with 25 HS kids might not be the best fit. Also, I hate mornings.
Forum: Surveys 10-18-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 659
Posted By George Frankly
Note to self, should hang out with AG some time.

Note to self, should hang out with AG some time.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 10,503
Posted By George Frankly
Partly this. I assume you can't continue to sign...

Partly this. I assume you can't continue to sign up for a class, put in zero effort and fail, and repeat. You have to put forth the effort to pass a class, even if it's a fairly easy course.

And...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-18-2018, 11:25 AM
Replies: 678
Views: 63,641
Posted By George Frankly
I'm starting to think the same thing. A friend of...

I'm starting to think the same thing. A friend of mine has the Dirac EQ, and I've heard his setup a few times and played with turning it on and off, and honestly, I liked it better turned off.

If...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-18-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 678
Views: 63,641
Posted By George Frankly
I agree that the benefit is a flatter power...

I agree that the benefit is a flatter power response. One sub is going to excite room modes, and depending on where you sit the relevant frequencies will shift. But you can't beat physics, there will...
Forum: Software & Technology 10-18-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 678
Views: 63,641
Posted By George Frankly
Bipolar surrounds were kind of the rage in the...

Bipolar surrounds were kind of the rage in the 90s. It's been a while since I heard any, I recall thinking they were nice, but not better than monopoles, on the whole.

Am I reading that right,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 10,503
Posted By George Frankly
This one simple* trick! Underwriters hate it. ...

This one simple* trick! Underwriters hate it.

*if you have a seven figure net worth.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-18-2018, 11:12 AM
Replies: 299
Views: 10,503
Posted By George Frankly
This. If I feel the desire to keep working to...

This. If I feel the desire to keep working to have some kind of identity or purpose or whatever, I'm over the corporate world. I like what I do, but there are tons of deadlines, I have to manage...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-17-2018, 06:27 PM
Replies: 299
Views: 10,503
Posted By George Frankly
From Reddit: I see many posts about early...

From Reddit:

I see many posts about early retirees using high deductible ACA plans, but I've found an alternative that offers MUCH better insurance at much lower rates: student health insurance...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-17-2018, 05:37 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 164
Posted By George Frankly
Are you just salty because you accidentally the...

Are you just salty because you accidentally the whole L30 post?
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