[R] Probably off topic but I hope amusing

Bert Gunter bgunter@4567 @end|ng |rom gm@||@com
Fri Oct 29 17:36:14 CEST 2021

There was a little discussion today (yet again) about floating point
arithmetic. Perhaps related to this, I subscribe to the online NYTimes,
which flashes U.S. stock index prices at the top of its home page. Today,
instead of the Nasdaq price being flashed, there was this:


I wonder if this means that R is being used as a backend for this or
whether this way of displaying what I think is 0/0 in FP is common.

Anyway, what do you think most readers reaction to this was?!

Best to all,

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