[R] How about a mascot for R?

Ernesto Jardim ernesto at ipimar.pt
Thu Dec 2 18:33:21 CET 2004

On Thu, 2004-12-02 at 17:01, Barry Rowlingson wrote:
> 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 yet unpublished work on R for Bioinformatics: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   And how come Amazon are selling non-new copies of unpublished books?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.
> Baz

What about "Rolling Stones" ? we could use Mick Jagger's face ? They
even have a music call "The little red rooster".



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