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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 03:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 253
Posted By DeepPurple
Why aren't there honorary associates degree for...

Why aren't there honorary associates degree for people who have demonstrated a somewhat minor proficiency in a subject area? Why are they always some token, magnanimous PHD?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-14-2018, 07:41 PM
Replies: 1,133
Views: 81,981
Posted By DeepPurple
Which is why I bought three bottles. One to drink...

Which is why I bought three bottles. One to drink at room temp one to drink at freezing temp and one to save. My review of the Johnny Walker is that it was quite pleasant. I liked it a lot more than...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-10-2018, 02:57 PM
Replies: 1,133
Views: 81,981
Posted By DeepPurple
This should go both in the Scotch thread and all...

This should go both in the Scotch thread and all the Game of Thrones threads....


Johnnie Walker has a special edition GOT bottle. Johnnie Walker White; White Walker. When frozen, "Winter...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-08-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 322
Posted By DeepPurple
How is that done? I've never seen it actually...

How is that done? I've never seen it actually performed. I am sure it is a special apparatus but what does the thing do to seal the two beads before air pressure is added?


(Actually I have...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-08-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 259
Posted By DeepPurple
a machine that prints $100 bills

a machine that prints $100 bills
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-08-2018, 11:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 322
Posted By DeepPurple
About a year ago I upgraded the tires on my Rav4...

About a year ago I upgraded the tires on my Rav4 (which gets driven regularly by my teenagers). I went from 16" to 17". One thing thing they told me was that changing to a tire/wheel size...
Forum: Property - Casualty / General Insurance 10-08-2018, 11:19 AM
Replies: 1
Views: 253
Posted By DeepPurple
Seems reasonable. You have PY losses, whose avg...

Seems reasonable. You have PY losses, whose avg accident date is 12 months after the beginning of the period. You area applying to losses on an AY basis whose avg accident date is the middle of...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-08-2018, 10:56 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 322
Posted By DeepPurple
Also, Lower aspect ratio tires (the...

Also,


Lower aspect ratio tires (the middle ratio number in the size) and larger diameter wheels are purely a cosmetic thing that is popular these days. Handling and comfort are actually...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-08-2018, 10:42 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 322
Posted By DeepPurple
Few things make me feel as masculine as shipping...

Few things make me feel as masculine as shipping for new tires. I like that you said price is a non-issue. It should NOT be an issue. Tires could save your freakin' life. Don't go cheap. That's...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-08-2018, 10:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 322
Posted By DeepPurple
This is a math question. Me likey ...

This is a math question. Me likey



width of tire = 225mm
height of tire from tread to closest part of rim = 50% of 225mm
R is radial. Most tires these days are
17 is diameter of wheel in...
Forum: Surveys 10-05-2018, 11:05 AM
Replies: 36
Poll: Cannibalism
Views: 821
Posted By DeepPurple
I invented a device called Burger On The Go,it...

I invented a device called Burger On The Go,it allows you to obtain 6 regular size hamburgers ,or 12 sliders, from a man without killing him
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-03-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 567
Posted By DeepPurple
I would ask for the manager and drag him into the...

I would ask for the manager and drag him into the stall and tell him I thought that was inappropriate
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 10-01-2018, 07:20 PM
Replies: 144
Views: 4,203
Posted By DeepPurple
you should be lambasted for such low sources of...

you should be lambasted for such low sources of humor
Forum: Surveys 09-26-2018, 02:56 PM
Replies: 12
Poll: marijuana
Views: 827
Posted By DeepPurple
No doubt true. But also, if there is a delay...

No doubt true. But also, if there is a delay until onset, people are overdoing it in the latency period (perhaps 10 doses or more) and then getting an overwhelming experience when it finally enters...
Forum: Surveys 09-26-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 12
Poll: marijuana
Views: 827
Posted By DeepPurple
I have never, ever used MJ or THC containing...

I have never, ever used MJ or THC containing substances.

I am a little intrigued by the idea of taking a little vacay to Colorado for a {semi} legalized experience.

I am still concerned about...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-26-2018, 10:24 AM
Replies: 269
Views: 9,532
Posted By DeepPurple
Post of the year candidate right here!

Post of the year candidate right here!
Forum: Software & Technology 09-26-2018, 10:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,964
Posted By DeepPurple
And as the owner of a "mixed breed" labra-mutt,...

And as the owner of a "mixed breed" labra-mutt, daily vacuuming is a must.


I splurged on a Dyson V8-Animal this summer. (Just weeks before the new Dyson V10 premiered :( I should have waited.) ...
Forum: Software & Technology 09-25-2018, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 811
Posted By DeepPurple
Thank you for the compliment. I was reared on...

Thank you for the compliment. I was reared on APL, and the boolean vector stuff is an adaptation of APL-isms. "slashiotarho" was a common phrase and x.+ was a sumproduct. I still miss APL.
Forum: Software & Technology 09-25-2018, 04:05 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 811
Posted By DeepPurple
Again I say if you use "IF" statements, you are...

Again I say if you use "IF" statements, you are making life much harder on yourself and anyone trying to read your code.

=B1/SUMPRODUCT($B$1:$B$100,--(LEFT($A$1:$A$100,1)=LEFT(A1,1)))

assumes...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-25-2018, 10:46 AM
Replies: 91
Views: 6,033
Posted By DeepPurple
... the horror ...

... the horror ...
Forum: Surveys 09-20-2018, 03:58 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 856
Posted By DeepPurple
That's racist.

That's racist.
Forum: Software & Technology 09-20-2018, 03:47 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 413
Posted By DeepPurple
I don't know about Fortnite. Too old he is. If...

I don't know about Fortnite. Too old he is. If born on a federation planet he was, training started by now would be.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-19-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 190
Posted By DeepPurple
Can we move this to the Smoking Meat thread?

Can we move this to the Smoking Meat thread?
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 09-17-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,424
Posted By DeepPurple
Anything by Joe Satriani. eta: I mean...

Anything by Joe Satriani.


eta: I mean any work he has created and not a song called "Anything"
Forum: Surveys 09-17-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,954
Posted By DeepPurple
Bosco. I've loved it since I was a kid!

Bosco. I've loved it since I was a kid!
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