Scarcity: the state of being scarce or in short supply There was an interesting segment on NPR this past week entitled “How Scarcity Trap Affects Our Thinking, Behavior.” I’d happened upon it in a moment of quasi-irritation as the highlighted phrase designed to get our attention seemed to be hairsplitting a point. This always annoys me.
Jan. 9, 2014 - The Michigan City News-Dispatch
Fabian Nunez in Washington Post Assembly Speaker Fabian Nunez, D-Los Angeles, said he was disappointed: "Legal hairsplitting has prevailed over the interests of children."
Jose Maria Sison in ABS CBN News In my case, there is hairsplitting. I am a recognized political refugee. Even the Dutch government states that. In 1995, the highest court in the Netherlands reiterated its position that I am a political refugee under Article 1 A,Sison said.