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For Murray and Thomas, the Nobel road ran counter to all prevailing medical wisdom and experience.
Bureau of Economic Analysis' (BEA) personal income report because it ran counter to their economic indicators and the average 5% year-over-year growth in wages and salaries they have measured since December 2003.
The Alaska supreme court on October 28 unanimously ruled that it was unconstitutional to deny benefits to the same-sex partners of public employees, rejecting the argument that providing the benefits ran counter to the same-sex marriage ban.