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Comment author: thomblake 12 April 2012 04:45:08PM 3 points [-]

In skeptical circles, saying "double-blind" for self-experimentation is a watchword for crankdom. It often gets followed by something like "Can you describe the procedure you followed to make the experiment double-blind?"

Comment author: gwern 12 April 2012 05:18:13PM 2 points [-]

It is?

Comment author: thomblake 12 April 2012 06:05:17PM 1 point [-]

I can't find a reference quickly - apparently it's not as common as I'd thought.