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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-17-2018, 12:12 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 8,162
Posted By mathmajor
True. I also bought it before I knew I was...

True. I also bought it before I knew I was moving. Chicago wasn't high on my list at the time.

It'll come in handy every so often.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-16-2018, 11:17 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 8,162
Posted By mathmajor
I feel sorta silly having a car up here in...

I feel sorta silly having a car up here in Chicago. At least it's just a civic. I still really like the car - pleasure to drive. I rarely do though.

Scaled back my insurance for sure.

Maybe...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 04-13-2018, 08:59 PM
Replies: 282
Views: 8,162
Posted By mathmajor
IVE BEEN SUMMONED

IVE BEEN SUMMONED
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-11-2018, 09:22 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,615
Posted By mathmajor
Some states require it to be paid or rolled over...

Some states require it to be paid or rolled over year to year.

Then some companies do it as a matter of practice. Some don't.

/thread.
Forum: Software & Technology 04-08-2018, 08:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 232
Posted By mathmajor
Get DirecTV Now for like $50 (or $35 if you're an...

Get DirecTV Now for like $50 (or $35 if you're an ATT customer)... two screens. Works on Roku and AppleTV, and mobile.

Has a surprising number of sports channels. Otherwise, sports is tricky to...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-07-2018, 01:45 AM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,821
Posted By mathmajor
I'm heading into my fourth job in 8 years. Every...

I'm heading into my fourth job in 8 years. Every single move has been advantageous, with increased responsibility, new skills learned, decently more money, and the result of not seeing a path forward...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-05-2018, 10:14 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 3,821
Posted By mathmajor
Why did they leave?

Why did they leave?
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-05-2018, 12:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 2,441
Posted By mathmajor
My manager at my last job was terrible. She was...

My manager at my last job was terrible. She was paranoid, sat right behind me. Talked down even though she was one level above.

We both took a leadership class and they asked 'what makes a good...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-05-2018, 12:22 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,059
Posted By mathmajor
Also, if I'm hiring and someone says they're way...

Also, if I'm hiring and someone says they're way underpaid and their employer won't do anything, that's all the reason I need.

I had someone in an interview accuse me of job hopping (averaging 2...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-05-2018, 12:16 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,059
Posted By mathmajor
I just left a job primarily due to pay and got a...

I just left a job primarily due to pay and got a 30% total comp bump. I was in consulting and framed it that I didn't believe the compensation was appropriate for the stress and lifestyle...
Forum: Careers - Employment 04-01-2018, 04:02 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,644
Posted By mathmajor
Fantastic book. I have the audiobook. It's...

Fantastic book. I have the audiobook.

It's really easy to feel like god's gift to man when you're generally more intelligent or better off than most people. I live in a lower income area where...
Forum: Careers - Employment 03-30-2018, 08:38 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 960
Posted By mathmajor
Up to a week. Unless there are other...

Up to a week. Unless there are other circumstances.
Forum: Bridge 03-29-2018, 12:05 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 8,262
Posted By mathmajor
Similar logic on D. Bit of a gambit but declarer...

Similar logic on D. Bit of a gambit but declarer has to finesse trump multiple times to take your tricks. Transportation won't be there. And they can't just pick up trumps and run a suit - for one...
Forum: Bridge 03-29-2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 8,262
Posted By mathmajor
I'm not seeing what kind of game we'd be looking...

I'm not seeing what kind of game we'd be looking at anyway. North didn't overcall a suit. So 1. we don't have a major fit to explore or 2. P has tons of points and we're apt to score <500 in a game...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-28-2018, 07:31 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 1,271
Posted By mathmajor
I had been reading a book on complex variables...

I had been reading a book on complex variables and oh my god that shit gets complicated
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-28-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 1,249
Views: 151,659
Posted By mathmajor
It's not savvy if you only get it when you're dead

It's not savvy if you only get it when you're dead
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 03-27-2018, 06:37 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,027
Posted By mathmajor
Wrong song. Blink 182 All the Small Things....

Wrong song. Blink 182 All the Small Things. (Unless this was sarcasm.)
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2018, 05:55 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 542
Posted By mathmajor
I have broad index funds so a lot of stores are...

I have broad index funds so a lot of stores are customer owned too
Forum: Bridge 03-27-2018, 04:59 PM
Replies: 205
Views: 8,262
Posted By mathmajor
Changing my answer to G to dbl. I gave it some...

Changing my answer to G to dbl. I gave it some thought - a heart fit would be preferable given your hand being flat, and being the short trump hand. Can't think of what 4NT would really accomplish -...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2018, 03:54 PM
Replies: 747
Views: 12,205
Posted By mathmajor
Everyone thinks I'm shallow because I won't date...

Everyone thinks I'm shallow because I won't date broke guys anymore. Sorry, it's not fun. My first BF lived with his parents (worked at QT) and another a dancer living in a small apt with a roommate....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2018, 01:06 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 629
Posted By mathmajor
1990s: Marilyn Manson

1990s: Marilyn Manson
Forum: Professional Surveys 03-27-2018, 12:56 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,697
Posted By mathmajor
I'm about to work for a company that notoriously...

I'm about to work for a company that notoriously disallows WFH although interestingly my boss flies in for 2-3 days/week from another state, so it must be changing.

My current job is very liberal...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 03-27-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 747
Views: 12,205
Posted By mathmajor
Neither. Pretty simple stuff.

Neither. Pretty simple stuff.
Forum: Bridge 03-27-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 205
Views: 8,262
Posted By mathmajor
[[spoiler removed]]

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Forum: Careers - Employment 03-27-2018, 11:14 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,718
Posted By mathmajor
Same here. Like what if she snores?

Same here. Like what if she snores?
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