SERVING THE QUANTITATIVE FINANCE COMMUNITY

Search found 61370 matches

by Cuchulainn
Today, 9:42 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Sixties Music *****
Replies: 44
Views: 5450

Re: Sixties Music *****

Small Faces
www.youtube.com/watch?v=u1bESN-fP_g

Tornados - Telstar - (produced by Joe Meek, The Telstar Man)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=ryrEPzsx1gQ

The Showband Era was yuge in Ireland, 

www.youtube.com/watch?v=9zLK1n6DesA

www.youtube.com/watch?v=pGXHyt38sj0
by Cuchulainn
Yesterday, 8:26 pm
Forum: Numerical Methods Forum
Topic: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness
Replies: 7
Views: 469

Re: Physicists, Stop the Churlishness

but as physics is held hostage by mathematicians there is little hope...

A churlish statement. Mathematicians are only trying to help.

Image
by Cuchulainn
Yesterday, 7:41 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A Music Game II for 2009
Replies: 2879
Views: 328090

Re: A Music Game II for 2009

I didn't check unfortunately, but I remember that I made only one mistake per mistuning perception (I actually though both pieces were equally false!) and melodic discrimination, and completely messed up the beat alignment :-) Mistuning perception was easy for me - it physically hurts me when I hea...
by Cuchulainn
Yesterday, 1:16 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: norway
Replies: 476
Views: 68964

Re: norway

Økologisk kylling is more expensive than organic chicken. I wonder why. You feed your cats with elg og hval?
Bigger environmental clawprint?
Price (fancy name) = 2 X price (lingua franca name)
by Cuchulainn
Yesterday, 1:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A Music Game II for 2009
Replies: 2879
Views: 328090

Re: A Music Game II for 2009

Junior got
IQ: 113

mistuning perceptron 108 (hihi I got 117)
melodic discrimination 112
The beat alignment 120 (well, he is a drummer)

Kats, what do you get for those 3 parts?
by Cuchulainn
Yesterday, 1:08 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: norway
Replies: 476
Views: 68964

Re: norway

I have a serious question. If someone decides to live in this beautiful country far from the maddening crowd, but owns properties in the EU or not in the EU and earns abroad, do they still have to pay A HELL LOT OF MONEY in wealth tax??? No country for Russian oligarchs ;-( Thomas Hardy Far from th...
by Cuchulainn
Yesterday, 10:18 am
Forum: Numerical Methods Forum
Topic: Models for Covid-19
Replies: 369
Views: 13672

Re: Models for Covid-19

It is only now that we are all learning where the first case of Covid-19 was discovered, seemingly from a man from Codogno who was taken up in Lodi hospital (Lodi is a small village in  Lombardy; coincidentally I was twice in Lodi few years ago for business and a wedding). The video below shows how ...
by Cuchulainn
May 29th, 2020, 11:20 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: What is Borisism?
Replies: 195
Views: 13139

Re: What is Borisism?

Dominic Cummings says he drove to Barnard Castle to test his eyesight]Dominic Cummings says he drove to Barnard Castle to test his eyesight Cummings tested his eyesight on innocent co-drivers and their families to make sure he can safely drive his own family. Can I test Remdesivir on his children, ...
by Cuchulainn
May 29th, 2020, 8:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Wilmott Philosophy Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 8014

Re: The Wilmott Philosophy Thread

by Cuchulainn
May 29th, 2020, 8:52 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: The Wilmott Philosophy Thread
Replies: 174
Views: 8014

Re: The Wilmott Philosophy Thread

“The real question of life after death isn't whether or not it exists, but even if it does what problem this really solves.” ― Ludwig Wittgenstein    Uh ... it solves the problem of death . Krauss is right -- philosophers are morons.  Those are my principles, and if you don't like them... well, I h...
by Cuchulainn
May 29th, 2020, 8:40 pm
Forum: Economics Forum
Topic: EU-UK Trade Discussions 2020
Replies: 10
Views: 2785

Re: EU-UK Trade Discussions 2020

Apropos the thread title - do we expect there to be any trade talks, or were they another victim of the Coronavirus?
No more red lines; the only one is in people's minds (in the photo) and has measure zero. It is a Fata Morgana.
by Cuchulainn
May 29th, 2020, 8:35 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: A Music Game II for 2009
Replies: 2879
Views: 328090

Re: A Music Game II for 2009

I have younger ears, which makes a big difference. You'd probably do better than I when you were 35.
How do you keep them so young?
by Cuchulainn
May 29th, 2020, 5:26 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 3410
Views: 168913

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

Lynching is back, animals

Image
GZIP: On