Actuarial Outpost
 
Go Back   Actuarial Outpost > Actuarial Discussion Forum > Life
FlashChat Actuarial Discussion Preliminary Exams CAS/SOA Exams Cyberchat Around the World Suggestions

Salary Surveys
Property & Casualty, Life, Health & Pension

Health Actuary Jobs
Insurance & Consulting jobs for Students, Associates & Fellows

Actuarial Recruitment
Visit DW Simpson's website for more info.
www.dwsimpson.com/about

Casualty Jobs
Property & Casualty jobs for Students, Associates & Fellows


View Poll Results: 4 p(McCain) 72 >>> Prob that McCain lives 4 years past age 72
High 58 66.67%
Low 29 33.33%
Voters: 87. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #11  
Old 09-11-2008, 10:03 PM
Moderator37's Avatar
Moderator37 Moderator37 is online now
moderator
 
Join Date: Dec 2006
Posts: 1,857
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by Skidoosh View Post
I'm doing the actuary tables right now...





























.
we should give you a point for missing the requisite "in my pants!"
__________________
Don't meddle with dragons if you are crunchy and good with ketchup.
Reply With Quote
  #12  
Old 09-11-2008, 10:05 PM
Skidoosh's Avatar
Skidoosh Skidoosh is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 201
Default

We didn't get to that point yet. Skidoosh takes it slow.
Reply With Quote
  #13  
Old 09-11-2008, 10:15 PM
Linus's Avatar
Linus Linus is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2002
Studying for CAS ∞
Posts: 31,835
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by udjw828 View Post
Oh sure...throw a contest for the Life actuaries! How 'bout we predict when the White House gets hit with a hurricane?
Or perhaps the current president's home state...I pick tomorrow!

or the next day...
__________________
I am the luckiest
Spoiler:


Last edited by Linus; 09-11-2008 at 10:26 PM..
Reply With Quote
  #14  
Old 09-11-2008, 10:23 PM
Guest
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default

Chance of dying less than 1 in 3.

How was I supposed to vote?
Reply With Quote
  #15  
Old 09-11-2008, 10:31 PM
SirVLCIV's Avatar
SirVLCIV SirVLCIV is offline
Member
SOA
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 46,904
Default

I think we should ask the pension actuaries which tables they use on individual benefit calcs.
Reply With Quote
  #16  
Old 09-11-2008, 11:32 PM
Tom's Avatar
Tom Tom is offline
Actuarial Outpost Administrator
Contact me: Send me a PM
or email me
tom.troceen@dwsimpson.com
CAS SOA COPA
 
Join Date: Jan 1987
Location: Sitting in front of a red button w/ your name on it
College: FSU ActSci Alumni
Favorite beer: Root
Posts: 11,848
Blog Entries: 7
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by FormLetter View Post
I did like nine billion actuary tables last summer.
RN.

So far it looks like Atomic is in the lead, with Listeria in a close second. I'll assume the rest of your are still fixing up your first draft.

C'mon you actuarials. DO THE TABLES!!
__________________
Questions? Contact me at tom@actuarialoutpost.com or send me a PM here.
Reply With Quote
  #17  
Old 09-11-2008, 11:33 PM
Laurelinda's Avatar
Laurelinda Laurelinda is offline
Member
SOA
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Carnegie Hall
Studying for a Bach-Busoni Recital
Favorite beer: Tia Maria...I know...it isn't beer.
Posts: 1,053
Default

McCain's chances of surviving another 4 years are high because Bill O'Reilly is 73 and plays basketball with Barack Obama.

I WIN!!!!!!!!!!!
Reply With Quote
  #18  
Old 09-12-2008, 12:09 AM
Schnook's Avatar
Schnook Schnook is offline
Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: In a galaxy far, far away
Studying for Exam C
Posts: 2,129
Default

MATT DAMON
Reply With Quote
  #19  
Old 09-12-2008, 02:33 AM
Tom's Avatar
Tom Tom is offline
Actuarial Outpost Administrator
Contact me: Send me a PM
or email me
tom.troceen@dwsimpson.com
CAS SOA COPA
 
Join Date: Jan 1987
Location: Sitting in front of a red button w/ your name on it
College: FSU ActSci Alumni
Favorite beer: Root
Posts: 11,848
Blog Entries: 7
Default

Quote:
Originally Posted by lipman View Post
Lipman says the selection of Matt Damon as the Democratic nominee for opinion-giver could end up "like a really bad Disney movie" if anybody reads his quotes.

"You do the actuary tables, there's a one out of three chance, if not more, that Damon is mentally retarded," said Lipman, who was in town to promote ActuarialOutpost.com, an online message board where the top level of society hangs out.

"It's like a really bad Disney movie, 'The Idiot Profressor.' Oh, I'm just a pretty boy from Hollywood, and he's making statements," said Lipman. "He's facing down reporters and using the statistics and knowledge that he pulled out of his arse. It's absurd."
When you say it like that, it really puts it all into perspective.
__________________
Questions? Contact me at tom@actuarialoutpost.com or send me a PM here.
Reply With Quote
  #20  
Old 09-12-2008, 02:58 AM
JohnLocke's Avatar
JohnLocke JohnLocke is offline
Member
SOA
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 16,597
Default

4p72 = .78


patiently waiting for my prize
__________________
i always post when i'm in a shitty mood. if i didn't do that, i'd so rarely post. --AO Fan

Lucky for you I was raised by people with a good moral center because if that were not the case, you guys would be in a lot of trouble.
So be very, very glad people like me exist. Your future basically depends on it. --jas66kent

The stock market is going to go up significantly due to Trump Economics --jas66kent
Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
actuary tables, actuary tablesilf, contest, cooler than ben affleck, how do you like, i'm @#$%ing matt damon, i'm gumby damn't, matt damon, mkkake, soa image campaign, the damonator, them apples, _image of the actuary

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 10:59 AM.


Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
*PLEASE NOTE: Posts are not checked for accuracy, and do not
represent the views of the Actuarial Outpost or its sponsors.
Page generated in 0.23218 seconds with 10 queries