This site was inspired among others by C. P. Winsor, J. W. Tukey and some remarks by Brillinger (2001):
“The concept of a Society for the Suppression of is just wonderful. It is probably more needed now than it was back in the 1940’s. Perhaps someone will start a website.”
Brillinger, D. R. (2001). John Tukey and the correlation coefficient, Computing Science and Statistics, 33. 204-218.