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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-05-2018, 08:58 PM
Replies: 692
Views: 67,693
Posted By Pseudolus
"Back in the High Life Again", Zevon >...

"Back in the High Life Again", Zevon > Winwood
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-05-2018, 02:04 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 218
Posted By Pseudolus
running low on candles lately

https://i.imgur.com/t6ZJvPY.jpg
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-04-2018, 05:57 PM
Replies: 77
Views: 5,126
Posted By Pseudolus
I use something like this, although I think it's...

I use something like this, although I think it's Chinese. It's called a yixing teapot and looks something like this:
...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-27-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 397
Posted By Pseudolus
I liked it.

I liked it.
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-27-2018, 09:37 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 10,402
Posted By Pseudolus
Comrade Detective, on Prime, was much fun. Fake...

Comrade Detective, on Prime, was much fun. Fake "discovered" cold-war era commie-made detective buddy-cop miniseries, dubbed by famous American actors.
Forum: Sports 03-27-2018, 10:34 AM
Replies: 967
Views: 98,196
Posted By Pseudolus
Kinda looks like a 6-man outfield.

Kinda looks like a 6-man outfield.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 11,154
Views: 1,463,760
Posted By Pseudolus
Too late. Campbell already decided to Bounce.

Too late. Campbell already decided to Bounce.
Forum: Surveys 03-25-2018, 10:22 PM
Replies: 193
Views: 24,918
Posted By Pseudolus
The other day I found myself moving something...

The other day I found myself moving something further away from my face in order to read it more clearly. First time I've noticed myself doing that.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2018, 02:07 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,727
Posted By Pseudolus
I'm going to have my phone providing audio and...

I'm going to have my phone providing audio and map services irregardful. Android Auto (and, I presume, CarPlay) provides less distraction than otherwise.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2018, 01:48 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 2,727
Posted By Pseudolus
It's not quite the same, but I've gotten good use...

It's not quite the same, but I've gotten good use out of running the Android Auto app just on my phone, and finding a good-quality dashboard mount. I have it set up so that when I turn the car on...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2018, 09:53 AM
Replies: 20,157
Views: 2,090,781
Posted By Pseudolus
Crud. I googled "chlamydia" (to check spelling)...

Crud. I googled "chlamydia" (to check spelling) without switching to incognito first. Oh, the adverts I'm going to get now.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2018, 09:08 AM
Replies: 20,157
Views: 2,090,781
Posted By Pseudolus
Chlamydia.

Chlamydia.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-22-2018, 11:16 PM
Replies: 20,157
Views: 2,090,781
Posted By Pseudolus
Hey, anyone happen to have suggestions for...

Hey, anyone happen to have suggestions for interesting real-world examples of semi-log or log-log plots?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-22-2018, 10:59 PM
Replies: 20,157
Views: 2,090,781
Posted By Pseudolus
I kind of like this quiz question I came up with....

I kind of like this quiz question I came up with. (Extra credit, as they haven't seen more than a single log base per problem before.)


Solve for y:
log_3(9y^3) - log_3(27y) = ln(e^12) -...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-22-2018, 08:19 PM
Replies: 20,157
Views: 2,090,781
Posted By Pseudolus
Möbius strips it is.

Möbius strips it is.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-22-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 20,157
Views: 2,090,781
Posted By Pseudolus
I haven't a flippin' clue what I'm going to teach...

I haven't a flippin' clue what I'm going to teach my algebra II class this Saturday.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-21-2018, 03:01 PM
Replies: 98
Views: 13,220
Posted By Pseudolus
http://amp.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/natio...

http://amp.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/national/article206026279.html
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-15-2018, 01:01 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 8,201
Posted By Pseudolus
Early contender for "saddest independent clause...

Early contender for "saddest independent clause of 2018".
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-15-2018, 12:59 PM
Replies: 295
Views: 8,201
Posted By Pseudolus
I might say curling, but I know we have a few...

I might say curling, but I know we have a few Canadians aboat.

Probably teaching curling. I'm a better curling teacher than I am a curler, for sure.

Skills that have atrophied a bit but still...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-15-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 1,119
Views: 140,036
Posted By Pseudolus
http://wondermark.com/c/2018-03-11-1383risks.png ...

http://wondermark.com/c/2018-03-11-1383risks.png

See original page for (relevant) rollover text: http://wondermark.com/c1383/
Forum: Pension - Social Security 03-14-2018, 12:25 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 39,346
Posted By Pseudolus
That seems important. But the figure on the...

That seems important.

But the figure on the left does not look like a pyramid. Onion dome maybe? Fountain pen tip?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-14-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,075
Posted By Pseudolus
Didn't pop my wipers. Today they were frozen...

Didn't pop my wipers.

Today they were frozen to the windshield.

But I have one of them high-tech remote starter dealios now, so by the time I got out there they were already half unfroze, and...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-14-2018, 12:19 PM
Replies: 79
Views: 7,113
Posted By Pseudolus
It's weird that the two best comicbook/superhero...

It's weird that the two best comicbook/superhero shows on teevee right now are both drawn from the X-Men continuity.

I've finished the season of "The Gifted". It's the more traditional of the...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 03-14-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 508
Posted By Pseudolus
Watched the first two eps. Didn't grab me. Good...

Watched the first two eps. Didn't grab me. Good concept - "retired" hero now principal feels he must pick up his old mantle despite personal costs. Visuals looked hokey. Way too many scenes for...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-13-2018, 10:17 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,075
Posted By Pseudolus
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