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Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 07:42 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
It's frustrating. Really makes me want to throw...

It's frustrating. Really makes me want to throw my hands up and shout.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics Yesterday, 01:26 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
It's been known for several months not to take...

It's been known for several months not to take ibuprofen for COVID, as it makes it much worse.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 07-02-2020, 04:27 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
I've heard they are quite nice, provided you...

I've heard they are quite nice, provided you don't needed any repairs. I don't doubt people like them. I just think the stock price is stupid.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-02-2020, 04:26 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
They'll be well past 100%, should be fine.

They'll be well past 100%, should be fine.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-02-2020, 04:26 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
Mercy killing for terminal illness yes. For...

Mercy killing for terminal illness yes. For simply extreme age, no, which raises questions.

My grandmother for instance simply wasn't interested in being alive for the last 2-3 years of her life....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-02-2020, 04:15 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
At that rate this will be over in two months.

At that rate this will be over in two months.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 07-02-2020, 11:48 AM
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Posted By ElDucky
Now it's going stupid parabolic. From a gut feel...

Now it's going stupid parabolic. From a gut feel point of view, I'd say it's highly likely to start a pull back tomorrow. Being Friday of a long weekend will likely help that. Not a total collapse...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 07-01-2020, 01:14 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
Either that, or almost achieved in hard hit areas.

Either that, or almost achieved in hard hit areas.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 07-01-2020, 01:02 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
Price went from dumb to more dumb.

Price went from dumb to more dumb.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-30-2020, 11:24 AM
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Posted By ElDucky
Let em all got to hell, except Carrrrl Reiner.

Let em all got to hell, except Carrrrl Reiner.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-30-2020, 11:17 AM
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Posted By ElDucky
I think it's a qualified yes. Antibody testing...

I think it's a qualified yes. Antibody testing isn't the full story, as antibodies will eventually go away for anyone, but the memory cells remain, ready to fight off the infection in the future....
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-30-2020, 01:23 AM
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Posted By ElDucky
https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.29...

https://www.biorxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.06.29.174888v1

Robust T cell immunity in convalescent individuals with asymptomatic or mild COVID-19

Of note:
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-29-2020, 09:53 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
That's not what they pay though right? That's...

That's not what they pay though right? That's just the official bill. I understood people were paying zero
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-27-2020, 01:49 AM
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Posted By ElDucky
Here, 40-60% cross immunity measured....

Here, 40-60% cross immunity measured. https://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(20)30610-3

The unknown is the degree to which immunity may be converted by previous exposure to similar viruses.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2020, 04:55 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
At least 20 million, plus potentially 50% who...

At least 20 million, plus potentially 50% who were never susceptible. It's a possibility.

Denninger Makes The Case That The Pandemic Will Soon Peter Out...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-26-2020, 03:18 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
There are at least 20 million already infected....

There are at least 20 million already infected. Could just plateau due to heard immunity before anything else.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-25-2020, 02:16 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
An excellent question. Our COVID capacity...

An excellent question.

Our COVID capacity was 25% more beds added, another 75% immediately available, and another 100% potentially available in non-traditional set ups. So, 300% of normal...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 06-25-2020, 12:33 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
oil is another big one that hasn't recovered. US...

oil is another big one that hasn't recovered. US based oil is in trouble though.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 06-25-2020, 11:26 AM
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Posted By ElDucky
economy <> stock market

economy <> stock market
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-24-2020, 11:06 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
Show hospitalizations. Cases alone are far less...

Show hospitalizations. Cases alone are far less telling.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-24-2020, 11:01 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
Which is misleading. The deaths in homes per...

Which is misleading. The deaths in homes per capita isn't a y worse. The other deaths are extremely low. Perhaps Canada has far more in homes due to government funded homes. I'm not sure about that.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-23-2020, 11:54 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
So first you sent them from your hotspot to an...

So first you sent them from your hotspot to an area with low infection rates, thus increasing the risk to others for your benefit, and now you have then leaving a hot spot, to return to your now...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Personal Finance/Investing 06-22-2020, 11:00 AM
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Posted By ElDucky
Berkshire makes a point to not pay dividends,...

Berkshire makes a point to not pay dividends, because of the poor tax treatment.
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-17-2020, 12:30 PM
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Posted By ElDucky
New Brunswick, with almost no cases, had a doctor...

New Brunswick, with almost no cases, had a doctor visit Quebec, where there are a lot of cases, and then spread it to a lot of people upon his return. He says he must have been infected before he...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 06-17-2020, 12:01 PM
Replies: 587
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Posted By ElDucky
So, 5 years away from a robot that cleans my...

So, 5 years away from a robot that cleans my house?
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