[R] A statistical scandal?

Peter Dalgaard BSA p.dalgaard at biostat.ku.dk
Fri Dec 4 14:16:47 CET 1998

Goran Brostrom <gb at stat.umu.se> writes:

> I have a slightly off-topic question, but I think I got it
> originally from this list:
> I am looking for an article (probably to some mailing-list)
> titled "A Statistical Scandal" (I think), which I once have
> seen, but now cannot find. It was about how bad some 
> statistical packages handles certain tasks. I also remember
> the phrase "four-letter acronym" regarding the name of
> one such package.
> Can anyone help me finding this article? Thanks!

It was on Allstat (find the online archive with yor favourite search
machine). End of September, I believe.

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