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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-26-2020, 12:20 PM
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Posted By ditkaworshipper
I can handle that question apolitically. As we...

I can handle that question apolitically. As we don’t know which people would be dying (we already lost a Top Chef Masters winner, for example), there is a very good chance we lose some of our best in...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-25-2020, 03:41 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Jordan is another one I’ve been following since...

Jordan is another one I’ve been following since it seems they’ve kept it under control. They have a rather large medical community and military presence, so maybe not too surprising that they seem to...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-25-2020, 02:06 PM
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Posted By ditkaworshipper
:bighug:...wait, social distancing...:pokeystick:...

:bighug:...wait, social distancing...:pokeystick:

Apology accepted. I understand that this is the message you were trying to convey initially, too. I simultaneously recognize that given previous...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-25-2020, 01:33 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 483
Posted By ditkaworshipper
So, no material changes for all of us posting...

So, no material changes for all of us posting here?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-25-2020, 01:29 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 2,812
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I apologize for my sloppy lexicon that led us...

I apologize for my sloppy lexicon that led us down this dark and pedantic path. It’s definitely open container for booze, open carry for guns. I am shamed and owned.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-25-2020, 01:26 PM
Replies: 420
Views: 13,434
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I fully support this idea.

I fully support this idea.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-25-2020, 10:28 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 2,812
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Itís legal at parks in Denver. I just prioritized...

Itís legal at parks in Denver. I just prioritized social distancing since the park is pretty crowded, so I shouldnít be punished for being a good citizen, right?

I seriously just wanted an outdoor...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-25-2020, 10:26 AM
Replies: 144
Views: 2,812
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Thatís without even getting into the link between...

Thatís without even getting into the link between your job and your coverage...take this to political if you want to discuss it.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-24-2020, 05:01 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 2,812
Posted By ditkaworshipper
On a similar note, I had a beer on my walk last...

On a similar note, I had a beer on my walk last night. Open carry is likely not a priority for law enforcement at this time.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-24-2020, 01:25 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I would suggest that he was not correct, and that...

I would suggest that he was not correct, and that my more refined comment captured the phenomenon you are highlighting.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-24-2020, 11:45 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,733
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I bought 3 nice bottles of wine on Friday - 1...

I bought 3 nice bottles of wine on Friday
- 1 for when I get to see my friends again
- 1 for when I get to see my family again
- 1 for when the world is done with this

I can't wait to open each...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-24-2020, 11:26 AM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Do any of you have the study Cuomo is citing on...

Do any of you have the study Cuomo is citing on number of additional ventilators needed at the apex for NY being around 30,000?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 09:09 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
https://www.government.is/news/article/2020/03/15/...

https://www.government.is/news/article/2020/03/15/Large-scale-testing-of-general-population-in-Iceland-underway/

9,768 total tested, 473 cases, 12 hospitalized, 1 dead. This is a tiny sample size,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 08:25 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
The rabble has spoken, and this aggression will...

The rabble has spoken, and this aggression will not stand! :rofl: seriously, that was extremely entertaining.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 06:17 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I was already stocked up, and I did a...

I was already stocked up, and I did a supplemental buy on Friday to bolster my high quality whiskey.

This is the first real mistake Iíve seen in the Denver response for all the alcoholics...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 12:34 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I’m curious how you got to this conclusion. Are...

I’m curious how you got to this conclusion. Are we comparing testing and death rates on the same date, or are these adjusted to day 0 for a country being infected? I’m just looking at Colorado,...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 12:32 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
We donít even have enough masks for medical...

We donít even have enough masks for medical workers.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 11:58 AM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Longer than that last week actually, but Iím...

Longer than that last week actually, but Iím definitely taking very, very long breaks throughout the day at will.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 11:57 AM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
This kind of picture makes me more sad than mad....

This kind of picture makes me more sad than mad. I was supposed to see my parents this past weekend, and they had to cancel travel. We are in a period of deep sadness and fear, and we cannot even hug...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 11:51 AM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Please take it there, and please make it clear if...

Please take it there, and please make it clear if the comment is sarcastic or known misinformation on this end because I am not aware of any credible take that says social distancing is over in a...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-23-2020, 10:56 AM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Basically this. Given how far behind we are on...

Basically this. Given how far behind we are on testing, itís going to be a bit of time to get a real handle on this. American industry is something I do have some faith in though, and what Iím seeing...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-22-2020, 08:11 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
There is going to be a lot of PTSD. And Iím not...

There is going to be a lot of PTSD. And Iím not only talking about the medical providers. People are dying alone now, too.
...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-22-2020, 02:36 PM
Replies: 4,293
Views: 253,676
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I skimmed it, and the only critique I can come up...

I skimmed it, and the only critique I can come up with is that the author appears to be addressing Chinese numbers without any skepticism, and there is good reason to doubt the completeness of...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-21-2020, 02:19 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 2,812
Posted By ditkaworshipper
I mark this as the post where this thread turned...

I mark this as the post where this thread turned negative. Letís bend the curve.

Itís only a short matter of time before hand sanitizer production ramps up enough so that these guys can go back...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-20-2020, 11:25 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 2,812
Posted By ditkaworshipper
Positive COVID-19 Thoughts Only

You know whatís great? Coming here on a Friday night is usually going to make people think, ďoh no, your social life must really suck, ditka.Ē Not today. Iím just good at risk aversion.
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