Date: Wed, 19 Feb 1997 13:34:04 -0700
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From: Stan Aughenbaugh <Stan.Aughenbaugh@MCI.COM>
Organization: Computer Horizons Corp. Consultant
Subject: Re: How to pronounce SAS ?
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Jennifer Soller wrote:
> Rob Stow wrote:
> > Vankeerberghen Pieter wrote:
> > >
> > > Hi, A simple question: How should I pronounce SAS: is
> > > it Es-A-ES of just SAS ?
> There is an economist here that always refers to SAS as Es-A-ES.
> He doesn't use it -- just makes derogatory comments about it.
> We kid him about his statistical package: "Yeah, but can
> S-T-A-T-A do this?!?"
Might suggest to the erudite economist that if he doesn't know how to
pronounce it then he must not know much else about it.
Stan Aughenbaugh II
"90% of all statistics are made up"