Re: [R] Popularity of R, SAS, SPSS, Stata...

From: <JLucke_at_ria.buffalo.edu>
Date: Tue, 22 Jun 2010 09:50:38 -0400


Yes. When my young son told someone that I was a "doctor", he had to further explain I was a "number doctor", not a "people doctor".

Barry Rowlingson <b.rowlingson_at_lancaster.ac.uk> Sent by: r-help-bounces_at_r-project.org
06/22/2010 09:45 AM

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Re: [R] Popularity of R, SAS, SPSS, Stata...

On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 2:37 PM, Marc Schwartz <marc_schwartz_at_me.com> wrote:

>>
>> Well yes, I've used it myself I think, but I was hoping for something a
bit 'sexier'.
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>
> "L'analyse des Données"
>
> Say it with a deep voice.... ;-)

 If you use R in a health or medical context, and are asked what you do, then you can tell people "I save lives - with numbers"

Barry



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