[R] How about a mascot for R?

Barry Rowlingson B.Rowlingson at lancaster.ac.uk
Thu Dec 2 18:01:01 CET 2004

Marc Schwartz wrote:

> Well...curiously, O'Reilly has selected the Ram for the cover of an as
> yet unpublished work on R for Bioinformatics:

  And how come Amazon are selling non-new copies of unpublished books? 
Is someone selling a review copy?

  Mascot eh? Hmmm. Let's change the name of R to "Rooster", standing for 
the "R Object Oriented STatistics EnviRonment", and then the mascot 
would be a cock.

Or not.


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