On the other hand, Newt Gingrich may hang around, but only as a nuisance factor.
Gaddafi was nasty, but he had long ago ceased to be a nuisance for the United States.
But the Roma remained on the streets of French cities, perceived as a nuisance in many places, a threat in some.
c.1400, "injury, hurt, harm," from Anglo-French nusaunce, Old French nuisance "harm, wrong, damage," from past participle stem of nuire "to harm," from Latin nocere "to hurt" (see noxious). Sense has softened over time, to "anything obnoxious to a community" (bad smells, pests, eyesores), 1660s, then "source of annoyance, something personally disagreeable" (1831). Applied to persons from 1690s.