Thank you both for the kind welcome.
I was a bit startled to see the massive site overhaul...wasn't sure if I had come to the right place, until I saw all the familiar names.
I left because a2k was distracting too much of my time and turning me into a grumpy internet troll. I hope I don't get sucked back into the cycle, but I am alive
No, not working on my MBA...but I did get my masters in CS and have about a year left until I finish my PhD. The interest in financial mathematics is just a hobby -- one that will hopefully make more money than my actual research, haha.