"A big computer, a complex algorithm and a long time does not equal science." -- Robert Gentleman
It seems that everybody was talking about this article in these two days... :)
You're right! I think this kind of mass media coverage will encourage the spread and acceptance of R in front of the competitors (e.g. SAS).By the way, nice photo of Robert Gentleman :-) I met him at a Bioconductor Course in Italy, great guy both from a professional point of view and from a personal side!