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by linuxuser99
September 5th, 2005, 4:19 pm
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Interview suit
Replies: 13
Views: 138037

Interview suit

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: MBAFinanceGuys and gals,Any opinion on heels? I am petite. So ususally I like to wear high heels to add a few hinches. An interview book says high heels are not recommended. The same book also says interviewees should be all in black. I want to listen to the opions of t...
by linuxuser99
September 5th, 2005, 11:25 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: Interview suit
Replies: 13
Views: 138037

Interview suit

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: MBAFinanceWhat is the proper dress code for a female to go to a quant interview?Is pant suit ok or have to wear jacket and skirt? Is navy or grey color ok? or black is a must?Dark is better than pale.Jacket and skirt is a choice which is guranteed to offend no one - pan...
by linuxuser99
September 2nd, 2005, 3:11 pm
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: What this I hear about Python and C++?
Replies: 30
Views: 144337

What this I hear about Python and C++?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnPhyton is really cool.WHAT ARE THE DISADVANTAGES? (Apart from the fact that it is not C(++, #, WSO, CPL)?UI capabilities are a bit sucky (mostly people use bindings into TK - which looks really dated now and is dog slow - but is very x platform) There is no re...
by linuxuser99
September 2nd, 2005, 11:52 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Church and State
Replies: 19
Views: 137219

Church and State

We dont.The Queen is head of both and all archbishops of the church of england are automatically granted a place (with full voting rights) in our upper house.
by linuxuser99
September 2nd, 2005, 7:17 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Orleans: Holy Crap
Replies: 259
Views: 148453

New Orleans: Holy Crap

<r>QuoteOriginally posted by: brontosaurusQuoteOriginally posted by: linuxuser99They aren't being flown out because people are shooting at the helecopters: <URL url="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/4205074.stmGotta"><LINK_TEXT text="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americ ... 4.stmGotta">h...
by linuxuser99
September 1st, 2005, 12:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Orleans: Holy Crap
Replies: 259
Views: 148453

New Orleans: Holy Crap

<r>QuoteOriginally posted by: DCFCWhy can't these people simply be lifted out ?America has a lot of helicopters.They aren't being flown out because people are shooting at the helecopters: <URL url="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/4205074.stmGotta"><LINK_TEXT text="http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/h...
by linuxuser99
September 1st, 2005, 12:31 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: New Orleans: Holy Crap
Replies: 259
Views: 148453

New Orleans: Holy Crap

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: bskilton81Please give the scientific evidence that Katrina was caused by Global Warming. I am willing to bet terrible hurricanes occured in the Gulf of Mexico long before Columbus and will occur long after the current era. As Sagan once said, extraordinary claims requir...
by linuxuser99
September 1st, 2005, 7:34 am
Forum: Programming and Software Forum
Topic: What this I hear about Python and C++?
Replies: 30
Views: 144337

What this I hear about Python and C++?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: NYeah, Python ain't bad for system admin types, but admins generally like perl since it's so simple.We'll forget about Python (just like we forgot about small talk).Perl looks good at first - but it's bad news after a few months when you come back to look at your code. ...
by linuxuser99
August 30th, 2005, 4:02 pm
Forum: Student Forum
Topic: put-call parity for warrant?
Replies: 3
Views: 137098

put-call parity for warrant?

http://uk.warrants.com/Soc Gen will sell you them.
by linuxuser99
August 25th, 2005, 2:44 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: continued abuse at gitmo
Replies: 63
Views: 143382

continued abuse at gitmo

<t>>> the judiciary exercised it's rightfull perogative >> of controlling the Executive wing of the Govt>> What kind of Double talk is this? Most democracies have a tripartite governmental structure:An Executive to govern within the framework of the law.A Legislature to make the LawA Judiciary to en...
by linuxuser99
August 25th, 2005, 2:15 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: continued abuse at gitmo
Replies: 63
Views: 143382

continued abuse at gitmo

<t>>> out of curiosity, were the IRA prisoners in the UK regarded as prisoners of war by the UK ?No - they were treated as civillian criminals (and so given full due process - with multiple rights of appeal) 6 of them comitted suicide in an attempt to get POW status - which was denied to them throug...
by linuxuser99
August 25th, 2005, 10:13 am
Forum: Careers Forum
Topic: USA vs. UK degree designations
Replies: 10
Views: 138340

USA vs. UK degree designations

We can add more qualifications.------------------UK-------------------------------USLLB/ JD---------3 (undergrad)-----------------3 (postgrad)MBA-------------1/2------------------------------2MA---------------1 (or 0 from oxbridge)------?
by linuxuser99
August 24th, 2005, 5:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: continued abuse at gitmo
Replies: 63
Views: 143382

continued abuse at gitmo

>> If they flew planes into the WTC they would.Ah - so the people at Gitmo are Saudi Arabian then? You really are confused.
by linuxuser99
August 24th, 2005, 2:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: continued abuse at gitmo
Replies: 63
Views: 143382

continued abuse at gitmo

<t>>> There are many special cases, as well, including those in recent years of armed militants who are deemed not to enjoy protection of the Geneva Convention on the grounds that they are not part of any country which is a treaty signator. These people need not be accorded lawful combatant status a...
by linuxuser99
August 24th, 2005, 1:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: continued abuse at gitmo
Replies: 63
Views: 143382

continued abuse at gitmo

>> unlawful combattants Definition: people whom you have no proof that they did you any harm and you are not at war with - US usage see: moslem
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