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* Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled. - Henry David Thoreau

* Nature abhors a hero. For one thing, he violates the law of conservation of energy. For another, how can it be the survival of the fittest when the fittest keeps putting himself in situations where he is most likely to be creamed - Solomon Short

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  • All is quiet — save for the hard left sharpening their pitchforks
    Politics abhors a vacuum, and in America right now a vacuum there sure is. Months before a congressional mid-term election, and more months before we have any solid idea of who may be competing to become the next president, the seas are becalmed. Read more on this news related to 'Abhors'
  • Bernard Hickey: An ugly housing vacuum
    There's a saying in physics that nature abhors a vacuum. That saying is even more true at the point where economics meets politics. Without hard data, a debate about policy can slide off into dangerous places that lead to bad decisions.We're... Read more on this news related to 'Abhors'
  • Designated hitter is still baseball’s biggest abomination
    Columnist Nick Canepa abhors the designated hitter, although “abhor” may be too quiet a verb. Read more on this news related to 'Abhors'

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