There is an obvious cultural chasm between scientists and the public, with more papers coming out from behind paywalls it is important to provide translation of standard phrases for civilians. This has a lot to do with the frustration of the denialists so Eli has found a twitter page, Overly Honest Methods where Steve McIntyre can go to see what Mike Mann was saying, for example
The code is self-documenting, because the only student capable of documenting it has graduated.
You can download our code from the URL supplied. Good luck downloading the only postdoc who can get it to run, though
We do it this way bc grad student was trained by a postdoc trained by a grad student who claimed they knew how to do it
The results of the study were presented in third person passive voice to maximize the sciencyness of the paper.
Oh yes, don't take this too seriously:)