While I was running a bit more than 5000 regressions in Stata, a friend of mine asked me what I usually do after running and exporting my regressions; well, I had the brilliant and useless idea of creating a command in Stata that mimics the face I make every time my code fails to run. By typing
pikachu you will get the following:
This uses only the
display command to make pikachu’s face. In order to install it, you will need to download the
ado file from here and place it in (or create) your personal ado folder.
You can find the folder by typing
personalin the command prompt.
And that’s it. Now, you have pikachu reacting to your failures.
In case you don’t know, the original meme is this one: