[R] Excel

Greg Snow Greg.Snow at intermountainmail.org
Thu Aug 30 21:38:18 CEST 2007

Matt Austin wrote:

> -----Original Message-----
> From: r-help-bounces at stat.math.ethz.ch 
> [mailto:r-help-bounces at stat.math.ethz.ch] On Behalf Of Austin, Matt
> Sent: Thursday, August 30, 2007 1:25 PM
> To: r-help
> Subject: Re: [R] Excel
> Ah . . . the hammer analogy.  In a conversation like this 
> it's not a question of will somebody drop it, it's when will 
> it be dropped.

This is actually the 2nd time I have used the hammer analogy in this
thread (but it's cuter with a 3-year old involved).

If a hammer is dropped in an analogy and nobody responds, did it really
land on anyone's foot?  (my attempt at reference to trees falling in
forests not making noise)

> --Matt
> Matt Austin
> Statistician
> Amgen, Inc.

Gregory (Greg) L. Snow Ph.D.
Statistical Data Center
Intermountain Healthcare
greg.snow at intermountainmail.org
(801) 408-8111

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