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I often get a completely blank page when I perform a search on Stack Overflow.

This occurs when there should definitely be results. For instance, I just searched iPhone :-p

The results show up briefly and then disappear. This happens with Safari as well as FireFox.

Usually, this condition just fixes itself in 30 minutes or so.

Any ideas?

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I am guessing you are searching for something in your "ignored tags" list and you have ticked the "hide ignored tags" preference on your preference page.

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That was it. Thanks Jeff. The funny thing was, I could have sworn I removed the "ignored tag" from the list prior to doing the search. Can I recommend that you show something in the search result area on the right, like "765 ignored questions" –  Scott P Jun 9 '10 at 4:53

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